Growing on a beetle.
Under mixed hardwoods. Not sure what the insect was.
Found on a foray with the Asheville Mushroom Club.
Growing from a stick. Maybe there was a bug in the stick.
[admin – Sat Aug 14 02:07:51 +0000 2010]: Changed location name from ‘White Mountain National Forest, Albany, Carroll Co., New Hampshire, USA’ to ‘White Mountain National Forest, Albany, New Hampshire, USA’
This fungus consumes and reproduces from the pupa of a moth.