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Psathyrella ammophila

Posted by
Johan Dierckx (Wijnegem, Belgium) on 14 July 2011 in Plant & Nature and Portfolio.

Psathyrella ammophila (NL: Duinfranjehoed / EN: Dune brittlestem/ DE: Dünenfaserling) is a typical fungus in coastal regions where it grows on dead roots of Ammophila arenaria.

Image: De Panne (B) - 22/05/2011

Canon EOS 400D 1/2000 second F/5.6 ISO 200 150 mm

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kitty from Seoul, South Korea

A sand mushroom!! Love the textures ^^

14 Jul 2011 6:28am

Aubélia from Kortrijk, Belgium

Heel mooi, Johan! De structuren, scherptediepte en kleuren zijn schitterend! Goed gedaan!

14 Jul 2011 8:11am

Dan Stevens from Reading, United Kingdom

I didn't know mushrooms could grow in sand! :)

14 Jul 2011 8:34am

Sarito from Basingstoke, United Kingdom

Superb shot, fantastic DOF.

14 Jul 2011 10:10am

Ana Lúcia from Leiria, Portugal

Nice DOF.

14 Jul 2011 5:25pm

Ellebelle from Medemblik, Netherlands

Mooi om te zien hoe de paddenstoel zich een weg naar boven heeft gewerkt door het zand! Schitterende tinten en een prachtig scherpteverloop! De schaduw is ook fraai ...........

14 Jul 2011 6:23pm

Canon EOS 400D
1/2000 second
ISO 200
150 mm