Orange Spindle Coral Clavulinopsis aurantio-cinnabarina (Schweinitz) Corner  


Usually found in clusters on the ground in forests.


Fruiting body: From pale yellow-orange to vibrant red-orange; cylindrical to somewhat flattened; tip rounded, pointed or occasionally branched; hollow. (J. Solem, pers. comm.)

There are 23 records in the project database.

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Orange Spindle Coral growing in Garrett Co., Maryland (7/3/2018). Photo by Boyer and McDowell. (MBP list)

Orange Spindle Coral (fruiting bodies) in Howard Co., Maryland (8/4/2009). Photo by Robert Solem. (MBP list)

Orange Spindle Coral in Montgomery Co., Maryland (8/27/2018). Determined by Jo Solem. Photo by Anne Looker. (MBP list)

Clavulinopsis aurantio-cinnabarina in Worcester Co., Maryland (7/4/2013). Lance Biechele notes, "Unfortunately, the picture does not show the bright reddish orange color of this club fungus." Photo by Lance Biechele. (MBP list)

Orange Spindle Coral in Garrett Co., Maryland (7/17/2013). Photo by Jim Stasz. (MBP list)

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