Decomposers

Decomposers are mushrooms and fungi found in pastures, lawns devoid of trees, around old decaying stumps, and along fallen logs and trees in the woods. They live off the vegetative matter available from decaying wood or dead plants such as grasses. Examples of these kinds of mushroom are puffballs, oyster mushrooms, honey mushrooms, the parasol mushroom and its poisonous look alike, Chlorophyllum molybdites, and members of the genus Agaricus

Chlorophyllum molybdites 

Chlorophyllum molybdites
Leucocoprinus birnbaumii

Leucocoprinus birnbaumii

Leucocoprinus cepaestipes 

Leucocoprinus cepaestipes
Mycena leaiana

Mycena leaiana

Tetrapyrgos nigripes 

Tetrapyrgos nigripes
Coprinellus disseminatus

Coprinellus disseminatus
 

Dacrymyces palmatus 

Dacrymyces palmatus
Tremella fuciformis

Tremella fuciformis 

False Turkey Tail (Stereum ostrea

False Turkey Tail (Stereum ostrea)
Xeromphalina campanella

Xeromphalina campanella 

 Sulfur Shelf (Laetiporus sulphureus)

Sulfur Shelf (Laetiporus sulphureus)
 Hexagon-pored polypore (Polyporus alveolaris)

Hexagon-pored polypore (Polyporus alveolaris

Panus rudis
 

Panus rudis
Schizophyllum commune

Schizophyllum commune 

Spongipellis pachyodon  

Spongipellis pachyodon
 
 
 
 
Weather Icon
Javascript must be enabled to view the current weather conditions