fungus family

Sarcoscypha coccinea, commonly known as the scarlet elf cup, scarlet elf cap, or the scarlet cup, is a species of fungus in the family Sarcoscyphaceae of the order Pezizales. It can be red or white on the outside from what I’ve read and some people believe it is edible, but I wouldn’t chance it and I’d say it’s inedible.

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Terana caerulea (or Terana coerulea), commonly known as the cobalt crust fungus or velvet blue spread

is a saprobic crust fungus in the family Phanerochaetaceae. Usually found in warm, damp hardwood forests on the undersides of fallen logs and branches of deciduous trees, this unique fungus has been described as “blue velvet on a stick”

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