Thirty people and two dogs hunted for mushrooms at Dark Hollow Woods on April 29, during the City Nature Challenge. Species were identified by WPMC Mycologist Cara Coulter and WPMC Identifier Julie Travaglini.

Species list entered by Cecily Franklin.

Allodus podophylli (Mayapple Rust),
Apioperdon pyriforme (Pear-shaped Puffball ),
Camarops petersii (Dog Nose fungus),
Cerioporus squamosus (Dryad’s Saddle, Pheasant Polypore),
Cerrena unicolor (Mossy Maze Polypore),
Coprinopsis atramentaria (Inky Cap),
Cyathus striatus (Splash Cups),
Daldinia childiae (Carbon Balls),
Exidia crenata (Brown jelly roll),
Exidia nigricans (Beech jelly roll),
Ganoderma lobatum (Soft Artist’s Conk),
Hericium erinaceus (Bearded Tooth),
Hydnoporia olivacea (Brown-toothed Crust Fungus),
Irpex lacteus (Milk-white Toothed-Polypore),
Trametes betulina (AKA ),
Lycogala epidendrum (Wolf’s Milk Slime),
Panellus stipticus (Luminescent Panellus, bitter oyster),
Peziza phyllogena (),
Phellinus robiniae (Cracked cap polypore, Locust polypore),
Pluteus cervinus (Deer mushroom),
Puccinia violae (Common Blue Violet Rust),
Schizophyllum commune (Split Gill),
Scorias spongiosa (),
Stereum complicatum (Crowded Parchment),
Stereum ostrea (),(False Turkey-tail),
Poronidulus conchifer (),
Trametes gibbosa (Lumpy bracket),
Trametes versicolor (Turkey-tail),
Trichaptum biforme (Violet-toothed polypore),
Xylobolus frustulatus (Ceramic Parchment)

Not to species: