Orange Snow Fungus Looks Like A Dessert!

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Tremella mesenterica aka Yellow Brain, Golden Jelly Fungus, Yellow Trembler, and Witches’ Butter
Kingdom: Fungi
Phylum: Basidiomycota
Class: Tremellomycetes
Order: Tremellales
Family: Tremellaceae
Belair National Park – June 29th, 2014 – In wet conditions on fallen tree trunk in sclerophyll forest

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One thought on “Orange Snow Fungus Looks Like A Dessert!”

  1. Great photos. An apparently these are eaten as dessert in Asia – pretty bland in flavour, though they’re served with sweet syrups.

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