Photographs of Australian macro fungi found principally in New South Wales, and South East Australia by Jamie Derkenne. High resolution images are freely available upon request. All fungi images on this site may be used without charge so long as they are attributed. Use the search function to look for particular species or keywords. (eg Boletus in soil). The accuracy of the names or descriptions is in no way guaranteed. If you think something has been mis-identified, please contact me.
Unknown fungiPhoto E 15k south of Bermagui, in soil, shale, spotted gum mature forest with cycad and wattle understorey,, in small group of three at base of tree, in deep leaf litter. Cap 50mm across, 20mm thick, plane, deep yellow ochre, dry, very finely fibrillose, margin irregular, gills ventricose, ochre gold, gill margin eroded, serrate, stipe with prominent bulb, dry, very finely reticulated, 45mm long, 5mm thich, 15mm at bulb, root like attachment to substrate. Flesh consistent with cap and gills. Ref photo 'E' Picture ref: 731 Gallery ref: 14