MUSHROOMS OF SW OHIO

ęDavid B. Fankhauser, Ph.D.,
Professor of Biology and Chemistry
             University of Cincinnati Clermont College, 
Batavia OH 45103
Amanita muscaria

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Morchella semilibera

All of these pictures were taken by David B. Fankhauser in Southwestern Ohio. Please do not reproduce them without his express permission. Thank you.

Agaracus campestris (Pink Bottom)

Amanita muscaria (Fly Agaric)  Here are more pictures of a front yard full of them.

Saccharomyces cerevisiae (Brewer's yeast--well...  if not a mushroom, it is a fungus...)

Bolete sp.

Hmmm...  NOT Chicken of the Woods... I think it is probably Pleurotus ostreatus

Chlorophyllum molybdites (Poisonous when eaten raw.  Take my word for it...)

Clavicorona_pyxidata

 

Coprinus comatus (Shaggy Mane)

Coprinus micaceus

Ustilago maydis (Corn Smut)  A delicacy to many Mexicans, here prepares as a stuffing for  quesidillas.

Lepiota_americana

Morchella esculanta and its spores

Morchella semilibera (Semifree Morels)

Pleurotus ostreatus (Oyster mushroom)

Pleuteus sp.

Polyporus squamousus  (I call it "Black leg")

Calvatea gigantia (Giant puffball, and its spores.)

Hmmm...  who knows what this one is???

Auricularia auricula (Wood Ears--used in Oriental soups, etc.  Its consumption may be linked with low coronary disease rate in China!))

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