Mushrooms & Toadstools

Challenge #191 in the Life in the Natural World series. Hosted by RuthC.
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Show us the beauty and and unusual details in mushrooms, toadstools or other fungi in their natural environment. (No mushrooms sliced and diced ready for a Stir Fry or Mushroom Sauce.) Insects or other small creatures may be present in your entry but must not dominate the picture. Macro and close-up shots welcome. Make sure your entry is 1,600px MAXIMUM on its longer side. DPR does NOT resize your photos for you. You need to do this yourself BEFORE you enter a challenge. Entrants with oversize photos will not be invited to re-submit them. Get the size right the first time!
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Beauty and the posion
A RED HEAD
Umbrella
On the trunk
Brown in brown
What is in a Name?...
In the red
New Life
Puffball
Mushroom2
Two-will
The Devils Dipstick
Ugly, yet beautiful
Porcini
Porcini
Amanita Muscaria
mushroom detail
Bird's Nest Mushrooms
Yellow 0414
Mushroom
Esoteric wood fungi in Rabaul, New Guinea P1090425
Little Japanese Umbrella
Mushrooms
Fairy land
Big red one.
Standing tall.
Just born Amanita muscarina
Mushrooms and Moss
Tree Fungus (1 of 1)
From the field
Do not eat this!
Sentinels
Mushroom2
mushroom in leaves
Turkey-tail mushrooms on a log
Orange One
Mushrooms Galore
Autumnal Forest Floor
Giant tree mushroom
toodstools
Natural
In the wood
Mushroom and Leafs
Funghi in the Wood
Amanita muscari
Forrest fungus
A Young Family
Mushrooms on mossy log
Parrot - chick
Chicken of the wood
De Bilt
Young Parasol Mushrooms
Morel Mushroom
pretty couple
low view
I am tough, strong and handsome.
Amanita is the answer
Surviving
Calocera viscosa
A View of a Shroom
Twin Mushrooms
Garden Toadstool
Group
Woodland ET
Nestled
Fans on a log
Mellow Yellow
Emerald forest
Mushroom Monster (1 of 1)
Russula Vitellina 2
Red Surprise
So red
wood shrooms
White cap among sorrel
bright yellow fungus
Boletus Edulis
Take Me To Your Leader !
In the forest in February
No idea which mushroom this is....
Chanterelle
Sulphur shelf fungus
"shrooms
The Mushroom and the Bug
Hidden par
Sprouting Midgets
Bark Fungus
Fungi Family Photo
Fungo
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Room With A View
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