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What are these fungal growths in my gardens mulch?

All over the mulch in my garden are these small brown fungus (I think it's a fungus?): Some almost look like they "hatched" open, while others have a cap. What are these growths? They first ...
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UK Puffball Identification

My wife and I are new to foraging. We recently found a large number of what we believe to be puffballs in a field. They look like this: From the information on the Wild Food UK site it sounds like ...
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Plant Identification: White Mushroom or Fungus found in Indiana

I believe it to be a polypore, but was unable to identify the exact type.
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What are these mushrooms found in Fukuoka, Japan?

The mushrooms were picked in a public park in Fukuoka, Japan. Can someone help to identify them please?
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Is this fungus on a birch tree Chaga?

Once again found a fungi growing on birch and I'm not entirely sure what it is. It looks quite like the chaga fungi but I'm really not too sure! I have seen chaga in some videos before and it seemed ...
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What are these fungi that I've found growing on a dead birch?

What are these fungi I found on a dead birch? Initially, I thought perhaps artist's bracket or southern bracket, but now I think they might be horses hoof fungus? I'm not very knowledgeable about this ...
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Small mushroom in Massachusetts Identification?

When researching for my field journal, I found this mushroom but I can't identify it. I was in Northeastern MA.
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What is this small, bright yellow, mushroom found in the woods in Massachusetts?

Last week, my husband was walking on a path beside a shallow brook in Rutland State Park, a wooded area in central Massachusetts, USA. He came across a bright yellow mushroom with a very short, white ...
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