Ramaria gracilisCommon name: Slender Coral Fungus

Meaning of name: The meaning of Ramaria is unknown. Gracilis is Latin for thin or slender.

Distribution: This species has been found in southwestern and southeastern Australia, including Tasmania.

Description: This fungi grows up to 70 millimetres tall in eucalypt and pine litter.

References: Fungi of the Perth Region and Beyond. Neale L Bougher. http://www.bushlandperth.org.au/activities/perth-fungi-project

Western Australian Plant Names and their Meanings, a Glossary. FA Sharp. 1996.