Xylaria palmicola

Photo by Bob Thomas, Sibun River caves, Belize, May 2010.

Photo by Bob Thomas, Caracol, Cayo District, Belize, May 2004.

This neat fungus is seen growing around fallen cohune palm nuts in moist rainforest.  It has also been found in Cockscomb Basin Wildlife Sanctuary, Stann Creek District, Belize.

It also occurs in South America and Australasia.

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