Observed in Woods of Vermont

I am a fungi lover and amateur mycologist. Some of my identifications may be incorrect — but I strive to learn & share.

Dyrad's Saddle

Cerioporus squamosus dryads saddle

Black Morel

Pycnoporus cinnabarinus black morel

Phoenix Oyster

Pleurotus pulmonarius phoenix oyster

Red Belted Polypore

Fomitopsis pinicola red-belted polypore


Ganoderma tsugae reishi

Carbon Antlers

Xylaria hypoxylon carbon antlers

Straight-Branched Coral

Ramaria stricta crown-tipped coral

Crown-Tipped Coral

Artomyces pyxidatus crown-tipped coral

Tippler's Bane

Coprinopsis atramentaria tippler's bane

Thick-Stalked False Morel

Gyromitra fastigiata thick-staled false morel

Conifer False Morel

Gyromitra esculenta conifer false morel

Hen of the Woods

Grifola frondosa hen of the woods

Powder-scale Pholiota

Flammulaster erinaceellus powder-scale pholiota

Tawny Grisette

Amanita fulva tawny grisette

Scarlet Cap

Sarcoscypha coccinea rudy panus

Ruddy Panus

Panus neostrigosus rudy panus

Late Fall Oyster

Panellus serotinus late fall oyster

Violet Toothed Polypore

Dacrymyces palmatus violet toothed polypore

Witch's Butter

Tremella mesenterica witch's butter

Gem-Studded Puffball

Lycoperdon perlatum gem-studded puffball

Chestnut Mushroom

Pholiota adiposa ‌chestnut mushroom

Shrimp of the Woods

Entoloma abortivum ‌shrimp of the wood

Destroying Angel

Amanita bisporigeras ‌destroying angel

Sharp-Scaly Pholiota

Pholiota squarrosoides ‌sharp scaly pholiota

‌Lobster Mushroom

Hypomyces lactifluorum ‌lobster mushroom

‌Chicken of the Woods

Laetiporus sulphureus ‌chicken of the woods

Yellow Patches

Amanita flavoconia ‌yellow patches


Macrolepiota procera ‌parasol

Lawn Mower's Mushroom

Panaeolus foenisecii ‌lawn mower's mushroom

‌Hollow-Stalked Larch Suillus

Suillus cavipes
Uncertain ‌hollow-stalked larch suillus

‌Shaggy Mane

Coprinus comatus ‌shaggy mane

‌Orange Mock Oyster

Phyllotopsis nidulans ‌orange mock oyster

‌Birch Polypore

Piptoporus betulinus ‌birch polypore

‌Lactarius subvellereus

‌Lactarius subvellereus ‌lactarius subvellereus

Fan-Shaped Jelly Fungus

Dacryopinax spathularia fan shaped jelly

Common Stinkhorn

Phallus impudicus common stinkhorn

Coral Tooth Fungus

Hericium coralloides‌ coral tooth fungus

Bear's Head Tooth

Hericium americanum‌ bears head tooth

Crowded Parchment

Stereum complicatum crowded parchment

Coral Spot Fungus

Nectria cinnabarina coral spot fungus

Golden Spindles

Clavulinopsis laeticolor golden spindles

Chanterelle Waxy Cap

Hygrocybe cantharellus chanterelle waxy cap

Orange Jelly

Dacrymyces palmatus orange jelly

Snowy Oysterling

Cheimonophyllum candidissimum snowy oysterling

White Cheese Polypore

Tyromyces chioneus white cheese polypore

Pinwheel Marasmius

Marasmius rotula pinwheel marasmius

Cinnabar Polypore

Daldinia concentrica cinnabar polypore

Velvety Psathyrella

Lacrymaria velutina velvety psathyrella

King Alfred's Cakes

Daldinia concentrica king alfred's cakes

Whitelaced Shank

Megacollybia platyphylla whitelaced shank

Mica Cap

Coprinellus micaceus mica cap

Orange Peel Fungus

Aleuria aurantia orange peel fungus

Jelly Tooth

Pseudohydnum gelatinosum jelly tooth

Ceramic Parchment

Xylobolus frustulatus ceramic parchment

Leafy Brain

Pseudoplectania nigrella leafy brain

Milk-White Toothed Polypore

Coprinellus micaceus milk-white toothed polypore

Spotted-Stalked Milky

Lactarius scrobiculatus spotted stalked milky

Eyelash Cup

Scutellinia scutellata eyelash cup

Yellow-Orange Fly Agaric

Amanita muscaria var. guessowii yellow orange fly agaric

Graceful Bolete

Austroboletus gracilis graceful bolete

Orange Mycena

Mycena leaiana orange mycena

Giant Puffball

Calvatia gigantea giant puffball

Honey Mushroom

Armillaria mellea honey mushroom

Viscid Violet Cort

Cortinarius iodes viscid violet cort

Common Split Gill

Schizophyllum commune common split gill

Parrot Waxcap

Gliophorus psittacinus parrot waxcap

Black Velvet Bolete

Tylopilus alboater
Uncertain black velvet bolete

Goatcheese Webcap

Cortinarius camphoratus
Uncertain goatcheese webcap