Specimen produced a pinkish-orange spore print. Gathered with a permit from the refuge headquarters.
Specimen produced a white spore print.
Fungus gathered with a permit from the refuge headquarters.
Mushrooms growing in soil
A tiny one, growing in short cut grasses.
Rust on spring onion
Rust pustules on the undersides of Chrysanthemum leaves, dark orange to brown in colour.
Large mushrooms (?) on the Blackjack Trail at Lewisville Lake Environmental Learning Area.
Basidiomycota /bəˌsɪdi.ɵmaɪˈkoʊtə/ is one of two large phyla that, together with the Ascomycota, constitute the subkingdom Dikarya (often referred to as the "higher fungi") within the kingdom Fungi. More specifically the Basidiomycota include these groups: mushrooms, puffballs, stinkhorns, bracket fungi, other polypores, jelly fungi, boletes, chanterelles, earth stars, smuts, bunts, rusts, mirror yeasts, and the human pathogenic yeast Cryptococcus. Basically, Basidiomycota are filamentous fungi composed of hyphae (except for yeasts), and reproducing sexually via the formation...