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hexagonal-pored polypore (Neofavolus alveolaris)

Neofavolus alveolaris is a species of polypore fungus in the family Polyporaceae. It is widely distributed in the temperate areas of the Northern Hemisphere. Its kidney- or fan-shaped fruit bodies measure 1–8 cm (0.4–3.1 in) in diameter. Initially reddish, they become cream to white when dry. The pores on the cap underside are angular to hexagonal and relatively large (0.5–3 mm diameter). The fungus causes a white rot in hardwoods.

Source: https://www.inaturalist.org/observations/104481168

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violet-toothed polypore (Trichaptum biforme)

Trichaptum biforme is a species of poroid fungus in the order Hymenochaetales. It is a saprobe that decomposes hardwood stumps and logs.

Source: https://www.inaturalist.org/observations/104480998

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Jelly Ear (Auricularia auricula-judae)

Auricularia auricula-judae, known as the Jew’s ear, wood ear, jelly ear or by a number of other common names, is a species of edible Auriculariales fungus found worldwide. The fruiting body is distinguished by its noticeably ear-like shape and brown colouration; it grows upon wood, especially elder. Its specific epithet is derived from the belief that Judas Iscariot hanged himself from an elder tree; the common name “Judas’s ear” eventually became “Jew’s ear”, w

Source: https://www.inaturalist.org/observations/104480508

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Peeling Oysterling (Crepidotus mollis)

Crepidotus mollis is a species of mushroom. The common names of the species is soft slipper and jelly crep.

Source: https://www.inaturalist.org/observations/104480447

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Collared Calostoma (Calostoma lutescens)

Source: https://www.inaturalist.org/observations/104117446

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Pear-shaped Puffball (Apioperdon pyriforme)

Apioperdon 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 decaying logs of both deciduous and coniferous wood. It is considered a choice edible when still immature and the inner flesh is white. It is often called Lycoperdon pyriforme, but was transferred to Apioperdon in 2017 based on phylogenetic an

Source: https://www.inaturalist.org/observations/104116276

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Questionable Stropharia (Stropharia ambigua)

Stropharia ambigua, sometimes known as the questionable Stropharia, is a saprotrophic agaric mushroom, commonly fruiting in leaf litter and wood chips in the western United States and Canada.

Source: https://www.inaturalist.org/observations/100005200

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Witch’s Hat (Hygrocybe conica)

Hygrocybe conica, commonly known as the witch’s hat, conical wax cap or conical slimy cap, is a colourful member of the genus Hygrocybe (the waxcaps), found across northern Europe and North America. Originally described as Hygrophorus conicus, it may be a complex of closely related and similar species.

Source: https://www.inaturalist.org/observations/98030270

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Orange Pinwheel (Marasmius siccus)

Marasmius siccus, or orange pinwheel, is a small orange mushroom with a “beach umbrella” cap and a light to dark stem. It is in the Marasmius genus. It is found in hardwood forests from the Rocky Mountains to the Appalachian Mountains. The gills are white. It is 3–7 centimetres (1.2–2.8 in) tall and 0.5–2.5 centimetres (0.20–0.98 in) wide.

Source: https://www.inaturalist.org/observations/98029456

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Collared Calostoma (Calostoma lutescens)

Source: https://www.inaturalist.org/observations/98028826