White Worm Coral Clavaria fragilis Holmskjold  Synonyms: Clavaria vermicularis.


Found in groups or clusters on ground in forests or grass.


Fruiting bodies: White (may yellow in age); soft; brittle; hollow in age (J. Solem, pers. comm.).

There are 42 records in the project database.

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White Worm Coral in Howard Co., Maryland (7/2/2013). Photo by Richard Orr. (MBP list)

White Worm Coral (group of fruiting bodies) in Howard Co., Maryland (8/26/2014). Photo by Joanne Solem. (MBP list)

White Worm Coral in Anne Arundel Co., Maryland (8/15/2017). Photo by Tyler Bell. (MBP list)

White Worm Coral in Howard Co., Maryland (7/5/2013). Photo by Nancy Magnusson. (MBP list)

White Worm Coral in Montgomery Co., Maryland (6/23/2018). Determined by Bob Solem. Photo by Anne Looker. (MBP list)

Spores collected from a White Worm Coral specimen in Howard Co., Maryland (8/26/2014). Ellipsoid, smooth, hyaline; measured 6.0-6.8 X 2.4-2.8 microns. Photo by Robert Solem. (MBP list)

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