Xylaria hypoxylon (Geweizwam (BE) / candlestick fungus, candlesnuff fungus, carbon antlers or the stag's horn fungus (EN) / Geweihförmige Holzkeule (DE) / Xylaire du bois (FR)) is an inedible species of fungus in the Xylariaceae family.
More info on the species: see yesterdays post.
The passing baby-spider was just a welcome little extra during the shoot ...
Image: Schilde (BE) - 29/10/2010
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