#005: Xylaria polymorpha, Dead Man’s Fingers

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  1. November 7, 2016

    […] the fruiting body.  However, in some earth tongues look-alikes, like the Dead Man’s Fingers (Xylaria polymorpha), the stipe is not very well defined.  That being the case, the earth tongue look-alikes are often […]

  2. September 1, 2017

    […] host of species that are similar to T. ophioglossoides. Black earth tongues, Dead Man’s Fingers (FFF#005), and species from Cordyceps and Ophiocordyceps can all easily pass for T. ophioglossoides, […]

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