Classification
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  • Finnish
    • keltahytykkä
  • Scientific Names
    • Tremella mesenterica
    • Tremella candida
    • Tremella lutescens
  • English
    • Witches' Butter
    • Witch's Butter
    • Yellow Brain-fungus

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Recent observations

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What

Witch's Butter Tremella mesenterica

Observer

ajhoyt12

Date

May 28, 2015 12:56 PM EDT

Place

(Somewhere...)

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What

Witch's Butter Tremella mesenterica

Observer

butterflies4fun

Date

May 24, 2015 04:30 PM CDT

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Observer

akalmbac

Date

May 24, 2015

Description

Tremella sp???

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What

Witch's Butter Tremella mesenterica

Observer

ericisley

Date

May 18, 2015

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Witch's Butter Tremella mesenterica

Observer

bdavidso

Date

May 18, 2015 10:34 AM CDT

Photos / Sounds

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What

Witch's Butter Tremella mesenterica

Date

May 18, 2015 10:34 AM CDT

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What

Witch's Butter Tremella mesenterica

Observer

ktcorson

Date

May 14, 2015 05:51 PM CDT

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Observer

pihlaviita

Date

April 9, 2015

Description

On rotten aspen. Common in Finland.

Photos / Sounds

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What

Witch's Butter Tremella mesenterica

Observer

johnsteel

Date

May 2, 2015

Description

On rotten logs in the open among exotic grasses in a sheep-grazed paddock.

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No photos or sounds

Observer

tchristensen

Date

April 21, 2015

Photos / Sounds

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What

Witch's Butter Tremella mesenterica

Observer

paul_norwood

Date

April 9, 2015 03:05 PM AKDT

Description

On red flowering currant. 1 to 2 cm each.

Photos / Sounds

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What

Tremella candida var. globospora Tremella mesenterica

Date

November 15, 2014
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Description from Wikipedia

Tremella mesenterica (common names include yellow brain, golden jelly fungus, yellow trembler, and witches' butter) is a common jelly fungus in the Tremellaceae family of the Agaricomycotina. It is most frequently found on dead but attached and on recently fallen branches, especially of angiosperms, as a parasite of wood decay fungi in the genus Peniophora. The gelatinous, orange-yellow fruit body of the fungus, which can grow up to 7.5 cm (3.0 in) diameter, has a convoluted or lobed...

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