Types of Australian Gilled fungi - menu
Australian Amanitas -
Australian Agaricus - Field mushrooms & others
Agaricus Fungi have free, pink gills that turn brown due to brown spores and have a ring on the stem.
Australian Cortinarius & other web-cap fungi
Cortinarius Fungi have a thread-like or slimy veil that disintegrates with age to fine discolourations or slim on the stem.
Lactarius - Milkcaps
Lactarius Mushrooms are similar to Russulas, but release droplets of latex when cut, bruised or cooked.
Australian Ear-shaped Fungi
Ear-shaped fungi either have no stem or a short stem on the side on which they are attached to wood. Types include Crepidotus, hoenbulhelhia, Pleurotis and others