Photos / Sounds

What

Birds nest fungus Nidula niveotomentosa

Observer

m_jon

Date

November 2, 2014 06:11 PM NZDT

Description

Growing on fallen stems of coral broom (Carmichaelia crassicaulis ssp. crassicaulis).

Birds nest fungus - Photo (c) Minette Layne, some rights reserved (CC BY-SA)
myxonz's ID: Birds nest fungus (Nidula niveotomentosa)
Added on December 10, 2014. 1 person agrees, 0 disagree

Photos / Sounds

Observer

nzwide

Date

September 26, 2013
Drosera auriculata - Photo (c) Jon Sullivan, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC)
myxonz's ID: Drosera auriculata, a member of Sundews (Genus Drosera)
Added on December 10, 2014. 2 people agree, 2 disagree
Added as part of a taxon swap

Photos / Sounds

Date

October 27, 2014

Description

Found some really cool looking slime moulds when we turned over a rotting beech log.

This is the "orange stalk" one!

You can also see the "white star-burst" one (Ceratiomyxa fruticulosa) in the 2nd photo.

Trichia - Photo (c) jan parie, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC-SA)
myxonz's ID: Genus Trichia, a member of Slime Molds (Class Myxomycetes)
Added on December 05, 2014. 0 people agree, 2 disagree

Photos / Sounds

Date

October 27, 2014

Description

Found some really cool looking slime moulds when we turned over a rotting beech log.

This is the "black stalk" one!

The 2nd photo also shows the "white star-burst" (Ceratiomyxa fruticulosa) one!

Metatrichia floriformis - Photo (c) Miroslav Fiala, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC)
myxonz's ID: Metatrichia floriformis, a member of Slime Molds (Class Myxomycetes)
Added on December 04, 2014. 1 person agrees, 1 disagrees

Photos / Sounds

What

Honeycomb Coral Slime Mold Ceratiomyxa fruticulosa

Date

October 27, 2014

Description

Found some really cool looking slime moulds when we turned over a rotting beech log.

This is the white star-burst one!

You can also see the "orange-stalk" fungus in the 2nd and 3rd photos. and "black stalk" one in the 4th photo.

Honeycomb Coral Slime Mold - Photo (c) kim fleming, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC-SA)
myxonz's ID: Honeycomb Coral Slime Mold (Ceratiomyxa fruticulosa)
Added on December 04, 2014. 1 person agrees, 1 disagrees

Photos / Sounds

Date

October 27, 2014

Description

Found some really cool looking slime moulds when we turned over a rotting beech log.

This is the "orange stalk" one!

You can also see the "white star-burst" one (Ceratiomyxa fruticulosa) in the 2nd photo.

Honeycomb Coral Slime Mold - Photo (c) kim fleming, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC-SA)
myxonz's ID: Honeycomb Coral Slime Mold (Ceratiomyxa fruticulosa)
Added on December 04, 2014. 0 people agree, 2 disagree

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Fly Agaric Amanita muscaria

Observer

johnstonp

Date

November 1, 2014

Place

wellington (Google, OSM)

Description

under pines - an amanita that has lost its spots?

Fly Agaric - Photo (c) Marc-André Jung, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC-SA)
myxonz's ID: Fly Agaric (Amanita muscaria)
Added on December 02, 2014. 1 person agrees, 1 disagrees

Photos / Sounds

Observer

nzwide

Date

November 29, 2014

Description

Small fungi. largest 30 mm cap
Growing in oak wood chips

Agrocybe praecox - Photo (c) Seattle.roamer, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC-ND)
myxonz's ID: Agrocybe praecox, a member of Gilled Mushrooms (Order Agaricales)
Added on November 29, 2014. 1 person agrees, 1 disagrees

Photos / Sounds

Observer

lisa_bennett

Date

November 5, 2014

Description

A little fungus growing on a fallen tree (possibly a beech) in regenerating bush.

Polyporus arcularius - Photo (c) Arthur Chapman, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC-SA)
myxonz's ID: Polyporus arcularius, a member of Bracket Fungi (Family Polyporaceae)
Added on November 29, 2014. 1 person agrees, 1 disagrees

Photos / Sounds

Observer

lisa_bennett

Date

November 5, 2014
myxonz's ID: Auricularia cornea, a member of Basidiomycota (Phylum Basidiomycota)
Added on November 29, 2014. 1 person agrees, 1 disagrees

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Gilled Mushrooms Order Agaricales

Observer

kueda

Date

November 4, 2014 02:34 PM NZDT
Inocybe - Photo (c) Kari Pihlaviita, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC)
myxonz's ID: Genus Inocybe, a member of Gilled Mushrooms (Order Agaricales)
Added on November 28, 2014. 0 people agree, 1 disagrees

Photos / Sounds

Observer

m_jon

Date

November 23, 2014 10:35 AM NZDT

Description

A mushroom growing in bark chips in our garden. The bark chips are from old trees we mulched from our garden a couple of years ago.

Agrocybe praecox - Photo (c) Seattle.roamer, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC-ND)
myxonz's ID: Agrocybe praecox, a member of Gilled Mushrooms (Order Agaricales)
Added on November 28, 2014. 2 people agree, 1 disagrees

Photos / Sounds

What

False morel Gyromitra tasmanica

Observer

john_barkla

Date

November 20, 2014

Description

Under beech forest

Tags

False morel - Photo (c) leonperrie, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC-SA), uploaded by Leon Perrie
myxonz's ID: False morel (Gyromitra tasmanica)
Added on November 24, 2014. 3 people agree, 1 disagrees

Photos / Sounds

Square

Observer

kueda

Date

November 4, 2014 12:39 PM NZDT

Description

Never would have seen or recognized it if Jerry hadn't pointed it out. Have seen this in the lichen book for some time. My first basidiolichen!

Lichenomphalia - Photo (c) Tindo2, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC)
myxonz's ID: Genus Lichenomphalia, a member of Gilled Mushrooms (Order Agaricales)
Added on November 24, 2014. 2 people agree, 0 disagree

Photos / Sounds

Observer

cooperj

Date

May 22, 2008
Paurocotylis pila - Photo (c) katiew, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC), uploaded by Kathy Warburton
myxonz's ID: Paurocotylis pila, a member of Sac Fungi (Phylum Ascomycota)
Added on November 19, 2014. 1 person agrees, 0 disagree

Photos / Sounds

Observer

cooperj

Date

June 21, 2008
Ascocoryne sarcoides - Photo (c) Ferdi, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC)
myxonz's ID: Ascocoryne sarcoides, a member of Sac Fungi (Phylum Ascomycota)
Added on November 17, 2014. 1 person agrees, 0 disagree

Photos / Sounds

Observer

codfish

Date

November 5, 2014

Description

Pleurotoid on fallen log with dark matt brown, smooth cap and yellowy-cream gills which exend all the way to the base of the fruiting body. Short gills, 2 mm deep on cap which is about 1 cm thick. Top of cap 3.7 x 3 cm and height of fruiting body is 4.2 cm. Nothing distinct microscopically except for projections on some gill edge cells, clamp connections seen. Spores white with two different sizes of spores seen. Remnant mature coastal broadleaf forest.

myxonz's ID: Panus purpuratus, a member of Bracket Fungi (Family Polyporaceae)
Added on November 17, 2014. 2 people agree, 1 disagrees

Photos / Sounds

Observer

cooperj

Date

June 21, 2008
Tricholoma terreum - Photo (c) 2001 California Academy of Sciences, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC-SA)
myxonz's ID: Tricholoma terreum, a member of Gilled Mushrooms (Order Agaricales)
Added on November 17, 2014. 1 person agrees, 0 disagree

Photos / Sounds

Observer

angelasimpson

Date

November 8, 2014

Place

pureora (Google, OSM)

Description

common along the track edges in scrub

Lycopodium volubile - Photo (c) Jon Sullivan, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC)
myxonz's ID: Lycopodium volubile, a member of club moss (Genus Lycopodium)
Added on November 15, 2014. 2 people agree, 0 disagree

Photos / Sounds

Square

Observer

cooperj

Date

April 14, 2012
Physarum leucophaeum - Photo (c) Jerry, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC-SA)
myxonz's ID: Physarum leucophaeum, a member of Slime Molds (Class Myxomycetes)
Added on November 15, 2014. 1 person agrees, 0 disagree

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