clavaria wiggly white worm mushroom
Clavaria vermicularis is common and fairly easily recognized; it is translucent white, 3-12 cm high, and grows in small clumps or clusters. The little mushrooms are cylindrical, and do not usually branch. They are so brittle and fragile that picking them is quite a challenge. Edmund Michael (born 1849 , m. 1920 ) was a German mycologist. He studied agronomy in Leipzig , and will be a teacher at the Agricultural Academy of Auerbach ", in 1884. His major contribution was the publication of a " Field Guide Führer für Pilzfreunde "