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AST-06-369 - Apollo Soyuz Test Project - Apollo Soyuz Test Project, Zone Forming Fungi Experiment (MA-147)

AST-06-369 - Apollo Soyuz Test Project - Apollo Soyuz Test Project, Zo...

The original database describes this as: Description: Apollo Soyuz Test Project (ASTP),Zone Forming Fungi Experiment (MA-147). Greenwich Mean Time (GMT) Time of Photo 205:11:04,Ground Elapsed Time (GET) 219:14... more

AST-03-150 - Apollo Soyuz Test Project - Apollo Soyuz Test Project, Zone Forming Fungi Experiment (MA-147)

AST-03-150 - Apollo Soyuz Test Project - Apollo Soyuz Test Project, Zo...

The original database describes this as: Description: Apollo Soyuz Test Project (ASTP),Zone Forming Fungi Experiment (MA-147). Image taken Greenwich Mean Time (GMT) Time of Photo 197:16:20,Ground Elapsed Time ... more

AST-08-460 - Apollo Soyuz Test Project - Apollo Soyuz Test Project, Zone Forming Fungi Experiments (MA-147)

AST-08-460 - Apollo Soyuz Test Project - Apollo Soyuz Test Project, Zo...

The original database describes this as: Description: Apollo Soyuz Test Project (ASTP),Zone Forming Fungi Experiments (MA-147). Greenwich Mean Time (GMT) Time of Photo 202:19:45,Ground Elapsed Time (GET) 143:5... more

AST-08-461 - Apollo Soyuz Test Project - Apollo Soyuz Test Project, Zone Forming Fungi Experiments (MA-147)

AST-08-461 - Apollo Soyuz Test Project - Apollo Soyuz Test Project, Zo...

The original database describes this as: Description: Apollo Soyuz Test Project (ASTP),Zone Forming Fungi Experiments (MA-147). Greenwich Mean Time (GMT) Time of Photo 202:19:45,Ground Elapsed Time (GET) 143:5... more

AST-07-434 - Apollo Soyuz Test Project - Apollo Soyuz Test Project, Zone Forming Fungi Experiment (MA-147)

AST-07-434 - Apollo Soyuz Test Project - Apollo Soyuz Test Project, Zo...

The original database describes this as: Description: Apollo Soyuz Test Project (ASTP),Zone Forming Fungi Experiment (MA-147). Greenwich Mean Time (GMT) Time of Photo 204:21:20,Ground Elapsed Time (GET) 193:30... more

AST-03-195 - Apollo Soyuz Test Project - Apollo Soyuz Test Project, Zone Forming Fungi Experiment (MA-147)

AST-03-195 - Apollo Soyuz Test Project - Apollo Soyuz Test Project, Zo...

The original database describes this as: Description: Apollo Soyuz Test Project (ASTP),Zone Forming Fungi Experiment (MA-147),Out of Focus. Ground Elapsed Time (GET) 60:01. Original Film Magazine: CI-13,Labora... more

AST-11-694 - Apollo Soyuz Test Project - Apollo Soyuz Test Project, Zone Fungi Experiment (MA-147)

AST-11-694 - Apollo Soyuz Test Project - Apollo Soyuz Test Project, Zo...

The original database describes this as: Description: Apollo Soyuz Test Project (ASTP),Zone Fungi Experiment (MA-147). Image taken on Revolution 89. Greenwich Mean Time (GMT) of Photo 201:12:40,Ground Elapsed ... more

AST-08-487 - Apollo Soyuz Test Project - Apollo Soyuz Test Project, Zone Forming Fungi Experimnet (MA -147)

AST-08-487 - Apollo Soyuz Test Project - Apollo Soyuz Test Project, Zo...

The original database describes this as: Description: Apollo Soyuz Test Project (ASTP),Zone Forming Fungi Experimnet (MA -147). Greenwich Mean Time (GMT) Time of Photo 203:10:51,Ground Elapsed Time (GET) 162:0... more

AST-03-147 - Apollo Soyuz Test Project - Apollo Soyuz Test Project, Zone Forming Fungi Experiment (MA-147)

AST-03-147 - Apollo Soyuz Test Project - Apollo Soyuz Test Project, Zo...

The original database describes this as: Description: Apollo Soyuz Test Project (ASTP), Zone Forming Fungi Experiment (MA-147). Image taken Greenwich Mean Time (GMT) Time of Photo 197:01:17,Ground Elapsed Time... more

AST-03-155 - Apollo Soyuz Test Project - Apollo Soyuz Test Project, Zone Forming Fungi Experiment (MA-147)

AST-03-155 - Apollo Soyuz Test Project - Apollo Soyuz Test Project, Zo...

The original database describes this as: Description: Apollo Soyuz Test Project (ASTP),Zone Forming Fungi Experiment (MA-147). Image taken Greenwich Mean Time (GMT) Time of Photo 198:11:35,Ground Elapsed Time ... more

AST-06-346 - Apollo Soyuz Test Project - Apollo Soyuz Test Project, Zone Forming Fungi Experiment (MA-147)

AST-06-346 - Apollo Soyuz Test Project - Apollo Soyuz Test Project, Zo...

The original database describes this as: Description: Apollo Soyuz Test Project (ASTP),Zone Forming Fungi Experiment (MA-147). Greenwich Mean Time (GMT) Time of Photo 204:14:58,Ground Elapsed Time (GET) 197:08... more

AST-03-192 - Apollo Soyuz Test Project - Apollo Soyuz Test Project, Zone Forming Fungi Experiment (MA-147)

AST-03-192 - Apollo Soyuz Test Project - Apollo Soyuz Test Project, Zo...

The original database describes this as: Description: Apollo Soyuz Test Project (ASTP),Zone Forming Fungi Experiment (MA-147). Ground Elapsed Time (GET) 52:40. Original Film Magazine: CI-13,Laboratory Roll 3; ... more

AST-07-419 - Apollo Soyuz Test Project - Apollo Soyuz Test Project, Zone Experiment Fungi Experiment (MA-147)

AST-07-419 - Apollo Soyuz Test Project - Apollo Soyuz Test Project, Zo...

The original database describes this as: Description: Apollo Soyuz Test Project (ASTP),Zone Experiment Fungi Experiment (MA-147). Image taken on Revolution 108. Greenwich Mean Time (GMT) Time of Photo 204:01:2... more

AST-03-181 - Apollo Soyuz Test Project - Apollo Soyuz Test Project, Stafford and Leonov with Zone Forming Fungi Experiment

AST-03-181 - Apollo Soyuz Test Project - Apollo Soyuz Test Project, St...

The original database describes this as: Description: Apollo Soyuz Test Project (ASTP),Stafford and Leonov with Zone Forming Fungi Experiment. Original Film Magazine: CI-13,Laboratory Roll 3; Camera Data: Niko... more

AST-06-347 - Apollo Soyuz Test Project - Apollo Soyuz Test Project, Zone Forming Fungi Experiment (MA-147)

AST-06-347 - Apollo Soyuz Test Project - Apollo Soyuz Test Project, Zo...

The original database describes this as: Description: Apollo Soyuz Test Project (ASTP),Zone Forming Fungi Experiment (MA-147). Greenwich Mean Time (GMT) Time of Photo 204:14:58,Ground Elapsed Time (GET) 197:08... more

STS055-106-037 - STS-055 - STS-55 Payload Specialist Schlegel collects fungi sample at SL-D2 Rack 1

STS055-106-037 - STS-055 - STS-55 Payload Specialist Schlegel collects...

The original finding aid described this as: Description: STS-55 German Payload Specialist 2 Hans Schlegel, wearing lightweight headset, collects fungi sample while working at Spacelab Deutsche 2 (SL-D2) scienc... more

STS055-106-038 - STS-055 - STS-55 Payload Specialist Schlegel collects fungi sample at SL-D2 Rack 1

STS055-106-038 - STS-055 - STS-55 Payload Specialist Schlegel collects...

The original finding aid described this as: Description: STS-55 German Payload Specialist 2 Hans Schlegel, wearing lightweight headset, collects fungi sample while working at Spacelab Deutsche 2 (SL-D2) scienc... more

STS055-106-039 - STS-055 - STS-55 Payload Specialist Schlegel collects fungi sample at SL-D2 Rack 1

STS055-106-039 - STS-055 - STS-55 Payload Specialist Schlegel collects...

The original finding aid described this as: Description: STS-55 German Payload Specialist 2 Hans Schlegel, wearing lightweight headset, collects fungi sample while working at Spacelab Deutsche 2 (SL-D2) scienc... more

STS-55 Payload Specialist Schlegel collects fungi sample at SL-D2 Rack 1

STS-55 Payload Specialist Schlegel collects fungi sample at SL-D2 Rack...

STS055-106-037 (26 April-6 May 1993) --- Hans Schlegel works with a fungi experiment in the Spacelab D-2 Science Module onboard the Earth-orbiting Space Shuttle Columbia. Schlegel was one of two payload specia... more

AST-31-2631 - Apollo Soyuz Test Project - Apollo Soyuz Test Project, Zone Forming Fungi Experiment (MA-147)

AST-31-2631 - Apollo Soyuz Test Project - Apollo Soyuz Test Project, Z...

The original database describes this as: Description: Apollo Soyuz Test Project (ASTP),Zone Forming Fungi Experiment (MA-147). Image taken on Revolution 60. Original Film Magazine: CS-03,Laboratory Roll 31; Ca... more

AST-05-315 - Apollo Soyuz Test Project - Apollo Soyuz Test Project, Zone Forming Fungi Experiment (MA-147)

AST-05-315 - Apollo Soyuz Test Project - Apollo Soyuz Test Project, Zo...

The original database describes this as: Description: Apollo Soyuz Test Project (ASTP),Zone Forming Fungi Experiment (MA-147). Original Film Magazine: CI-16,Laboratory Roll 5; Camera Data: Nikon,35mm,Single Le... more

AST-31-2609 - Apollo Soyuz Test Project - Apollo Soyuz Test Project, Zone Forming Fungi Experiment (MA-147)

AST-31-2609 - Apollo Soyuz Test Project - Apollo Soyuz Test Project, Z...

The original database describes this as: Description: Apollo Soyuz Test Project (ASTP), Zone Forming Fungi Experiment (MA-147). Original Film Magazine: CS-03, Laboratory Roll 31; Camera Data: Nikon,35-mm,Singl... more

Marguerite Stagira Wilcox

Marguerite Stagira Wilcox

Subject: Wilcox, Marguerite Stagira. United States Bureau of Plant Industry. Botanical Society of Washington (Washington, D.C.)..Type: Black-and-white photographs..Topic: Botany. Women scientists..Local number:... more

Lactarius pubescens

Lactarius pubescens

Lactarius pubescens, commonly known as the downy milk cap, is a species of fungus in the Russulaceae family. It is a medium to large agaric with a creamy-buff, hairy cap, whitish gills and short stout stem.

King Bolete (Boletus edulis)

King Bolete (Boletus edulis)

Boletus edulis, known as the Cep, Porcino or Penny-bun Bolete, is a most sought-after edible bolete. It is frequently found at the edges of clearings in broad-leaved and coniferous forests.

Schizophyllum commune (Split gill)

Schizophyllum commune (Split gill)

Schizophyllum commune is a species of fungus in the genus Schizophyllum. The mushroom resembles undulating waves of tightly packed corals or loose chinese fan. ”Gillies” or Split Gills vary from creamy yellow t... more

Roridomyces austrororidus, (Mycena)

Roridomyces austrororidus, (Mycena)

Roridomyces austrororidus, commonly known as the austro dripping bonnet, is a species of agaric fungus in the family Mycenaceae. Described as new to science in 1962 by American mycologist Rolf Singer, it is fou... more

Lycoperdon pyriforme,(Pear shaped puffball)

Lycoperdon pyriforme,(Pear shaped puffball)

Lycoperdon pyriforme, commonly known as the pear-shaped puffball or stump puffball, is a saprobic fungus present throughout much of the world. Emerging in autumn, this puffball is common and abundant on decayin... more

Crepidotus.

Crepidotus.

Crepidotus is a genus of fungi in the family Crepidotaceae. Species of Crepidotus all have small, convex to fan-shaped sessile caps and grow on wood.

Pholiota squarrosa.

Pholiota squarrosa.

Pholiota squarrosa, commonly known as the shaggy scalycap, the shaggy Pholiota, or the scaly Pholiota, is a species of mushroom in the Strophariaceae family.

Cortinarius austroalbidus.

Cortinarius austroalbidus.

Cortinarius is a large, morphologically divergent genus of ectomycorrhizal species. Species in this genus are amongst the most common and prominent mushrooms seen in New Zealand's beech forests in the autumn.

Flammulina sp.

Flammulina sp.

Flammulina is a genus of fungi in the Physalacriaceae family. The genus, widespread in temperate regions.

Cortinariaceae. sp

Cortinariaceae. sp

The Cortinariaceae are a large family of gilled mushrooms found worldwide, containing over 2100 species. The family takes its name from its largest genus, the varied species of the genus Cortinarius.

Amanita muscaria.

Amanita muscaria.

Amanita muscaria, commonly known as the fly agaric or fly amanita, is a basidiomycete of the genus Amanita. It is also a muscimol mushroom. Native throughout the temperate and boreal regions of the Northern Hem... more

Pleurotus ostreatus,

Pleurotus ostreatus,

Pleurotus ostreatus, the pearl oyster mushroom or tree oyster mushroom, is a common edible mushroom. It was first cultivated in Germany as a subsistence measure during World War I and is now grown commercially ... more

Gymnopilus eucalyptorum.

Gymnopilus eucalyptorum.

Gymnopilus eucalyptorum is a species of mushroom in the Cortinariaceae family.

Favolaschia calocera - Orange Pore fungus,

Favolaschia calocera - Orange Pore fungus,

Favolaschia calocera, commonly known as the orange pore fungus, is a species of fungus in the Mycenaceae family.First observed in Madagascar, it has recently spread around the world and is now known from New Ze... more

Fly agaric

Fly agaric

The fly agaric is an attractive, vibrantly coloured toadstool, which is familiar and instantly recognisable . It has a bright red cap, which fades to an orange or orange-yellowish colour with age. The fluffy wh... more

Ileodictyon cibarium. (basket fungi)

Ileodictyon cibarium. (basket fungi)

Ileodictyon cibarium is a saprobic species of fungus in the family Phallaceae. It is native to New Zealand, where it commonly known as the basket fungus or the white basket fungus, alluding to the fruiting bodi... more

Flammulina velutipes.

Flammulina velutipes.

This small to medium sized saprobic fungus fruits in dense clusters during winter on both exotic and indigenous fallen or standing wood. Has a sticky pale yellow to rosy-orange brown cap darker in the centae; w... more

Geastrum  (earth star)

Geastrum (earth star)

Geastrum, commonly known as the rounded earthstar, is a species of mushroom belonging to the Geastrum genus. It has a worldwide distribution and is found growing on rotting wood...Geastrum saccatum is a saprobe... more

Suillaceae Fungus ?

Suillaceae Fungus ?

The Suillaceae are a family of fungi in the order Boletales, containing the boletus-like Suillus, the small truffle-like Truncocolumella, as well as the monotypic genus Psiloboletinus.

Inocybe sp.

Inocybe sp.

Inocybe is a large genus of mushroom-forming fungi. Members of Inocybe are mycorrhizal, and some evidence shows that the high degree of speciation in the genus is due to adaptation to different trees and perhap... more

A pair of earth stars.(Geastrales)

A pair of earth stars.(Geastrales)

Earthstar fungus isn’t hard to spot because of its distinct, star-like appearance. The colors aren’t star-like though, as the oddly beautiful earthstar fungus displays various shades of brownish-gray. The centr... more

Calvatia. "Puff balls"

Calvatia. "Puff balls"

Calvatia is a genus of puffball mushrooms that includes the spectacular giant puffball C. gigantea. It was formerly classified within the now-obsolete order Lycoperdales, which, following a restructuring of fun... more

Clathrus archeri (Devil's Fingers)

Clathrus archeri (Devil's Fingers)

A large, starfish-like fruitbody whose 4 to 6 (exceptionally 8) arched red arms are coated with a smelly gleba on the upper surface, the mature fruitbody is typically 20cm across with arms arching to 10cm in he... more

Hygrocybe conicoides. (Blackening Waxcap)

Hygrocybe conicoides. (Blackening Waxcap)

Commonly known as the Blackening Waxcap, this very variable grassland mushroom is one of several species whose caps turn black with age; however, it can be readily distinguished from other similar waxcaps by it... more

Gymnopilus junonius.

Gymnopilus junonius.

Gymnopilus junonius is a species of mushroom in the family Cortinariaceae. Commonly known as Laughing Gym, Laughing Cap, Laughing Jim, or the Spectacular Rustgill, this large orange mushroom is typically found ... more

Scarlet pouch (Weraroa erythrocephala)

Scarlet pouch (Weraroa erythrocephala)

Species are usually found in rainforests or wet grasslands, growing on the ground or on wood; species of Weraroa have been found in New Zealand and the United States.

Flammulina velutipes.

Flammulina velutipes.

Flammulina velutipes grows in clusters on deciduous logs and dead trees including elm, aspen, poplar, and willow. It is widespread on hardwoods and grows on stumps, dead trees, buried wood, on roots, and in wou... more

Cortinarius sp

Cortinarius sp

Cortinarius is a large, morphologically divergent genus of ectomycorrhizal species. Species in this genus are amongst the most common and prominent mushrooms seen in New Zealand's beech forests in the autumn.

Clathrus archeri. (Octopus fungi)

Clathrus archeri. (Octopus fungi)

Clathrus archeri (synonyms Lysurus archeri, Anthurus archeri, Pseudocolus archeri), commonly known as octopus stinkhorn, or devil's fingers, is a fungus which like most fungi has a global distribution. The youn... more

King Bolete (Boletus edulis)

King Bolete (Boletus edulis)

The King Bolete is a very popular, delicious, meaty mushroom that grows all over the world. It has many names such as king, cep, porcini, steinpilz, penny bun and many others. It is apparently a complex of clos... more

Inocybe sp.

Inocybe sp.

Inocybe is a large genus of mushroom-forming fungi. Members of Inocybe are mycorrhizal, and some evidence shows that the high degree of speciation in the genus is due to adaptation to different trees and perhap... more

Basket Fungi NewZealand.

Basket Fungi NewZealand.

Ileodictyon cibarium is a saprobic species of fungus in the family Phallaceae. It is endemic to New Zealand, where it commonly known as the basket fungus or the white basket fungus, alluding to the fruit bodies... more

Coprinopsis laanii.

Coprinopsis laanii.

Domain: Eukaryotic.Kingdom: Fungi.Division: Basidiomycota.Class: Agaricomycetes.Order: Agaricales.Family: Psathyrellaceae.Genus: Coprinopsis.Species: C. laanii.Scientific name: Coprinopsis laanii.Synonyms: Copr... more

Bolete fungi.

Bolete fungi.

Mushroom-like fruiting body, fleshy, but with pores underneath, rather than gills. Most species are mycorrhizal. Those which are found under exotic trees have been introduced along with their hosts, those in na... more

Flammulina velutipes

Flammulina velutipes

This small to medium sized saprobic fungus fruits in dense clusters during winter on both exotic and indigenous fallen or standing wood. Has a sticky pale yellow to rosy-orange brown cap darker in the centae; w... more

Wolf-fart Puffball, Stump Puffball (Lycoperdon pyriforme)

Wolf-fart Puffball, Stump Puffball (Lycoperdon pyriforme)

Lycoperdon is a genus of puffball mushrooms. The genus has a widespread distribution and contains about 50 species.In general, it contains the smaller species such as the pear-shaped puffball and the gem-studde... more

Mycena haematopus.

Mycena haematopus.

Mycena haematopus, commonly known as the bleeding fairy helmet, the burgundydrop bonnet, or the bleeding Mycena, is a species of fungus in the Mycenaceae family, of the order Agaricales. It is widespread and co... more

Podoscypha petalodes

Podoscypha petalodes

Forms thin paper like funnels on short stalks, with ruffled edges. .Common name: Wine Glass Fungus.Found: Native Forest.Substrate: Growing from wood.Spore: ?Height: 60 mm.Width: 50 - 70 mm.Season: Autumn.Edible: Unknown

Coprinellus disseminatus (Fairies Bonnets)

Coprinellus disseminatus (Fairies Bonnets)

Kingdom: Fungi .Division: Basidiomycota .Class: Basidiomycetes .Order: Agaricales .Family: Coprinaceae .Genus: Coprinellus.Species: C. disseminatus .Scientific name: Coprinellus disseminatus.Synonyms: Pseudocop... more

Coprinopsis laanii

Coprinopsis laanii

Domain: Eukaryotic.Kingdom: Fungi.Division: Basidiomycota.Class: Agaricomycetes.Order: Agaricales.Family: Psathyrellaceae.Genus: Coprinopsis.Species: C. laanii.Scientific name: Coprinopsis laanii.Synonyms: Copr... more

Turkey tail Fungus.

Turkey tail Fungus.

Turkey Tails, (Trametes versicolor) fruiting body on rotting tree log, Trametes versicolor – also known as Coriolus versicolor and Polyporus versicolor – is a common polypore mushroom found throughout the world... more

Geastrum. (earth stars)

Geastrum. (earth stars)

Geastrum (orthographical variant Geaster)[1] is a genus of mushroom in the family Geastraceae. Many species are known commonly as earthstars...The name comes from geo meaning earth and aster meaning star...The ... more

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Clathrus archeri ( octopus stinkhorn)

Clathrus archeri ( octopus stinkhorn)

Clathrus archeri (synonyms Lysurus archeri, Anthurus archeri, Pseudocolus archeri), commonly known as octopus stinkhorn, or devil's fingers, is a fungus which like most fungi has a global distribution. The youn... more

Geastrum saccatum. (earth star)

Geastrum saccatum. (earth star)

Geastrum saccatum, commonly known as the rounded earthstar, is a species of mushroom belonging to the Geastrum genus. It has a worldwide distribution and is found growing on rotting wood..Geastrum saccatum is a... more

Fly agaric.

Fly agaric.

Amanita muscaria, commonly known as the fly agaric or fly amanita, is a basidiomycete mushroom, one of many in the genus Amanita. It is also a muscimol mushroom. Native throughout the temperate and boreal regio... more

Boletus edulis (penny bun, cep, porcino or porcini)

Boletus edulis (penny bun, cep, porcino or porcini)

Boletus edulis (English: penny bun, cep, porcino or porcini) is a basidiomycete fungus, and the type species of the genus Boletus.The fungus grows in deciduous and coniferous forests and tree plantations, formi... more

Laughing Jim (Gymnopilus junonius)

Laughing Jim (Gymnopilus junonius)

Gymnopilus junonius is a species of mushroom in the family Cortinariaceae. Commonly known as Laughing Gym, Laughing Cap, Laughing Jim, or the Spectacular Rustgill, this large orange mushroom is typically found ... more

Psathyrella

Psathyrella

Psathyrella is a large genus of about 400 species, and is similar to the genera Coprinellus, Coprinopsis, Coprinus and Panaeolus, usually with a thin cap and white or yellowish white hollow stem.

Lycoperdon pyriforme,(Pear shaped puffball)

Lycoperdon pyriforme,(Pear shaped puffball)

Lycoperdon pyriforme, commonly known as the pear-shaped puffball or stump puffball, is a saprobic fungus present throughout much of the world.

Pholiota subflammans.

Pholiota subflammans.

Pholiota flammans, commonly known as the yellow pholiota, the flaming Pholiota, or the flame scalecap, is a basidiomycete agaric mushroom of the genus Pholiota. Its fruit body is golden-yellow in color througho... more

Pleurotus ostreatus,

Pleurotus ostreatus,

Pleurotus ostreatus is easily recognized by the way it grows on wood in shelf-like clusters; its relatively large size; its whitish gills that run down a stubby, nearly-absent stem; and its whitish to lilac spore print.

Pholiota.

Pholiota.

Pholiota is a genus of small to medium-sized, fleshy mushrooms in the family Strophariaceae. They are saprobes that typically live on wood. The genus has a widespread distribution, especially in temperate regio... more

Alpine jelly cone. ( Guepiniopsis alpina )

Alpine jelly cone. ( Guepiniopsis alpina )

Guepiniopsis alpina, commonly known as the jelly cup, alpine jelly cone, or poor man's gumdrop, is a species of fungus in the family Dacrymycetaceae. The small, gelatinous Fruit bodies are orange and cone or cup shaped.

Gymnopilus junonius

Gymnopilus junonius

Gymnopilus junonius is a large and colourful wood-rotting species that occurs in small groups at the bases of dead broad-leaf trees and occasionally conifers from spring through to early winter. When seen in fu... more

Ileodictyon cibarium. (basket fungi).

Ileodictyon cibarium. (basket fungi).

Ileodictyon cibarium is a saprobic species of fungus in the family Phallaceae. It is native to New Zealand, where it commonly known as the basket fungus or the white basket fungus, alluding to the fruiting bodi... more

King Bolete.

King Bolete.

The King Bolete is a very popular, delicious, meaty mushroom that grows all over the world. It has many names such as king, cep, porcini, steinpilz, penny bun and many others. It is apparently a complex of clos... more

Lycoperdon pyriforme,(Pear shaped puffball

Lycoperdon pyriforme,(Pear shaped puffball

)..Lycoperdon pyriforme, commonly known as the pear-shaped puffball or stump puffball, is a saprobic fungus present throughout much of the world. Emerging in autumn, this puffball is common and abundant on deca... more

Clathrus archeri.Devils fingers.

Clathrus archeri.Devils fingers.

When it come to creepy looking plants, Clathrus archeri has creeps to spare. Commonly known as Devils Fingers (or the rather less scary name of Octopus Stinkhorn), it is a native to Australia and Tasmania, alth... more

King Bolete (Boletus edulis)

King Bolete (Boletus edulis)

Boletus edulis, known as the Cep, Porcino or Penny-bun Bolete, is a most sought-after edible bolete. It is frequently found at the edges of clearings in broad-leaved and coniferous forests.

Bird nest fungi.

Bird nest fungi.

Bird's nest fungi are a small group of saprophytic fungi that have a unique way of reproducing. .As their common name suggests they look like small bird's nests complete with eggs. In fact, the nest is a splash... more

Mycena.

Mycena.

Mycena is a large genus of small saprotrophic mushrooms that are rarely more than a few centimeters in width. They are characterized by a white spore print, a small conical or bell-shaped cap, and a thin fragile stem.

Sulphur tufts (Hypholoma fasciculare)

Sulphur tufts (Hypholoma fasciculare)

This fungus is poisonous..Sulphur Tuft is a pale to bright sulphur yellow mushroom with a orange to brown coloured tip growing in groups or "tufts" on rotting wood in forests and woodlands to a height of about ... more

Fairy Inkcap – Coprinus disseminatus.

Fairy Inkcap – Coprinus disseminatus.

Identification: Cap width 0.5 to 1.5cm. Stem height 1.5 to 4cm. A tiny species which grow in large troops producing bell-like caps. These caps are whitish and deeply pleated when young. As they age the flesh be... more

Armillaria. ?

Armillaria. ?

Honey fungus, or Armillaria is a genus of parasitic fungi that live on trees and woody shrubs. It includes about 10 species formerly lumped together as A. mellea. Armillarias are long lived and form some of the... more

Mycena.

Mycena.

Mycena is a large genus of small saprotrophic mushrooms that are rarely more than a few centimeters in width. They are characterized by a white spore print, a small conical or bell-shaped cap, and a thin fragile stem.

Leratiomyces.

Leratiomyces.

Common name: Redlead Roundhead..Leratiomyces ceres is a poisonous, saprobic mushroom which has a bright red to orange cap and dark purple-brown spore deposit. It is a landscaping "import" usually found growing ... more

Coprinellus disseminatus (Fairies Bonnets)

Coprinellus disseminatus (Fairies Bonnets)

The Coprinus disseminatus (Coprinus disseminatus) fungus is very common that almost always comes after heavy rains and lasts at most a few days. It is saprobic, growing in clusters, often by the hundreds; on de... more

Hypholoma (Genus)

Hypholoma (Genus)

Fungi of the genus Hypholoma are quite well known due to the commonness of sulphur tuft on stumps in temperate woodlands.

Shaggy Parasol. (Chlorophyllum rhacodes)

Shaggy Parasol. (Chlorophyllum rhacodes)

The shaggy parasol is a large and conspicuous agaric, with thick brown scales and protuberances on its fleshy white cap. The gills and spore print are both white in colour. Its stipe is slender, but bulbous at ... more

Fly Agaric. (Amanita muscaria,)

Fly Agaric. (Amanita muscaria,)

Amanita muscaria, commonly known as the fly agaric or fly amanita, is a mushroom and psychoactive basidiomycete fungus, one of many in the genus Amanita. Native throughout the temperate and boreal regions of th... more

Coprinellus micaceus

Coprinellus micaceus

Coprinellus micaceus is a common species of fungus in the family Psathyrellaceae with a cosmopolitan distribution. The fruit bodies of the saprobe typically grow in clusters on or near rotting hardwood tree stu... more

Gymnopilus junonius.

Gymnopilus junonius.

Gymnopilus junonius is a large and colourful wood-rotting species that occurs in small groups at the bases of dead broad-leaf trees and occasionally conifers from spring through to early winter. When seen in fu... more