-- field key --

6 Coral Fungi: variable in appearance; can be worm-like, branched like underwater coral, or club-like; often yellowish to orange; summer and fall.

Spindle-shaped yellow coral
Clavulinopsis (Clavaria) fusiformis
Clavaria zollingeri

Ramaria sp.
Ramaria sp.
Clustered coral
Ramaria botrytis


Clavariadelphus pistillaris
Flat-topped coral
Clavariadelphus truncatus

Coral fungi look alikes:

Earth tongue cup -- a cup fungus
Microglossum rufum
Earth tongue
Trichoglossum sp.