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The fruiting body is club-shaped, finely roughened, with a slender stem, bright red-orange, with a stem not much differentiated from the fertile head, but paler.The fertile surface is smooth. It grows on the ground, in the woods, amongst moss or on slopes (parasite of larvae). The fruiting period takes place from July to December.
Distinctive features : sorry, no English description yet
Cordyceps militaris is rare and confined in the forest of Rambouillet, and is infrequent, more generally speaking .
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