• Astraeus Hygrometricus

    Published on December 27, 2016
    Astraeus hygrometricus is commonly known as the hygroscopic earthstar or the false earthstar.

  • Chlorophyllum Rhacodes

    Published on December 27, 2016
    Saprobic; typically growing in troops or fairy rings in disturbed-ground areas like roadsides, gardens, and the edges of fields. Often near conifers.

  • Trametes Hirsuta

    Published on December 27, 2016
    Saprobic on the deadwood of hardwoods (very rarely reported on conifer wood); annual; causing a white rot; growing in clusters on logs and stumps; summer and fall; widely distributed across North America.

  • Stropharia Rugosoannulata

    Published on December 16, 2016
    Saprobic, often growing scattered (sometimes in clusters) on wood chips, in gardens and in other cultivated areas.

  • Entoloma Abortivum

    Published on December 16, 2016
    Entoloma abortivum (Berk. & M.A. Curtis) Donk, also known as shrimp-of-the-woods, is mushroom in the family Entolomataceae.

  • Mortierella Exigua

    Published on December 16, 2016
    Zygomycetes are an interesting group of fungi that have recently undergone a large reclassification.

  • Physcia Species

    Published on December 14, 2016
    Physcia species are lichenized fungi belonging to the family Physciaceae.

  • Bisporella Citrina

    Published on December 13, 2016
    Bisporella citrina, otherwise known as “yellow fairy cups” is a saprobic species, part of the Ascomycota.