A group for images of those soft and weird fungi and mushrooms that you find.

Cup Fungi challenge.

This challenge closed over 5 years ago.

The Challenge

Please enter an image of a Cup Fungi.
Cup or disk fungi are either flat disks or shallow cups on soil, dung or wood. They vary from less than a millimetre to several centimetres in diameter and appear in colours such as black, white, orange, aqua, brown, and yellow. Some are on short stalks while others are stalk-less and the edges and undersides may be smooth or hairy.

Judging / Voting Criteria

Vote for the image that is the most outstanding and by the rules and guidelines of this challenge.

Rewards & Prizes

As usual.

Cover Image: Orange Cup Fungi. by vandeBelt


The Top Ten

Chocolate Peanut Butter Cups by Carla Wick/Jandelle Petters

Chocolate Peanut Butter Cups by Carla Wick/Jan... was voted the most popular entry in this challenge with 13 votes.

  • Shaggy Mysterious Cups ~Side View by Rusty Katchmer
  • Red Elf by Joel Fourcard
  • Shaggy Scarlet Cup Mushrooms -  Microstoma floccosa by MotherNature
  • Green Elf Cup. by relayer51

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