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                Auriscalpium vulgare                                                                    Teeth of Auriscalpium

Common and widespread, the common name  is "Pine Cone Fungus".  Caps are up to 2 cm across,  convex to flattened and dark brown.  Stalks are lateral, up to 7 cm tall by 2 mm across, tough, and densely covered with dark brown hairs. Teeth are white to violet-brown and up to 2.5 mm long.   It colonizes and fruits on partially buried pine cones.