5" across growing on live oak root.
4" cap, 6+ inch stem under eucalyptus trees but with oak stumps around. It was by itself.
Roots scoured my storm debris on 12/11/2014
Mass wasting event of 12/11/2014 storm. 5ft high walls.
Please ID. Lots of these in Goodman upland area.
On the underside of coast line oak leaf litter at the Dwight center. Nothing beats these 'planimals'!
At the Dwight center, emerging from oak leave litter near mixomycete species.
These red bellied newts are all over the Pepperwood Preserve entrance road after the recent rain. Interestingly, we seem to see California newts in this part of the preserve more often.
Bright white, skirted, gilled
Walking stick, found on the outside wall of the Bechtel House.
Several specimens, 3-5" caps: emerging through leaf litter in this grove of oaks.
6-12 inch specimens growing on stumps of oak or perhaps bay laurel.
I like this ID for these, although they have disappointed me in lacking bioluminescence.
This mushroom had a cap about 3-1/2" dia. The gills were white and the stem broke like a Russula.
About 10" wide. There are several of these growing together. I have seen they for the last few weeks but only took picture of them today.
Feeding on Manzanita.
lawn with brown spores.
About 5 cm long. Feeding on manzanita.
Thousands of males swimming beneath a log in the pond. These photos were taken underwater. I also took a video of them https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=poYAGx9LfY0