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Apricot jelly fungus is widely distributed in the Northern hemisphere. The translucent orange fruiting bodies typically grow in coniferous forests associated with rotting wood.
The fungus has been reported to have anti cancer properties.

Photo taken Sept 2019.

Old growth white cedar forest, Percé, Quebec, Canada

Camera: Sony a7 III

Lens: Meyer Optik Görlitz Oreston 50/1.8 (1960's twin zebra version; M42)

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  • Updated: Mar 10, 2020