Flora and Fauna of Claremont Canyon, Oakland, California

turkey tails


This list includes species in Claremont Canyon identified by Erin Page Blanchard, Martin Holden, Robert Mackler, Mary Millman, Else Vellinga, Debbie Viess and a few others. We also have pictures of other fungus species which are yet to be identified, or are identified only to genus.
The links will take the viewer to one photo. In the photo album use the right and left arrows to see if there are additional pictures of the same species.


Abortiporus biennis no common name
Agaricus californicus no common name
Agrocybe sp. no common name
Agrocybe putaminum no common name
Amanita calyptroderma Coccora
Amanita muscaria Fly Amanita or Fly Agaric
Amanita phalloides Death Cap
Annulohypolxylon thouarsianum Cramp Ball
Armillaria mellea Honey Mushroom
Astraeus hygrometricus Hygroscopic Earthstar
Boletus amygdalinus no common name
Boletus edulis King Bolete
Boletus reticulatus no common name
Boletus vitellinus no common name
Calvatia booniana Giant Puffball
Calbovista subsculpta Puffball
Cantharellus californicus California Chanterelle
Cantharellus cibarius Chanterelle
Caulorhiza umbonata Redwood Rooter
Chroogomphus vinicolor Pine Spike
Clavaria vermicularis Fairy Fingers
Clavulina cristata Coral fungi
Coprinellus disseminatus no common name
Coprinopsis lagopus no common name
Crepitodus sp. no common name
Crepitodus mollis no common name
Cryptoporus volvatus no common name
Entoloma sp. no common name
Entoloma ferruginans no common name
Flammulina velutipes Velvet Foot
Ganoderma applanatum Artist's Bracket
Gymnopus dryophilus no common name
Geastrum saccatum Earthstar
Gymnopilus junonius (formerly G. spectabilis) Big Laughing Jim
Gymnopolis luteofolius Yellow-gilled Gymnopolis
Gymnopilis sapineus no common name
Gymnopilis ventricosus no common name
Hebeloma sp. no common name
Helvella dryophila Black Elfin Saddle
Helvella queletii no common name
Helvella vespertina Black Elfin Saddle
Hericium erinaceus Lion's Mane
Hygrophoropsis aurantiaca False Chanterelle
Hygrocybe sp. Waxy Cap
Hygrophorous sp. no common name
Hypholoma fasciculare Sulphur Tuft
Laccaria amethysteo-occidentalis no common name
Laccaria laccata no common name
Lacyrmaria lacrymabunda no common name
Lacrymaria velutina no common name
Lactarius alnicola Golden Milk Cap
Lactarius deliciosis group Delicious Milk Cap
Lactarius rubidus Candy Cap
Lactarius rufulus Oak Candy Cap
Leratiomyces ceres no common name
Leratiomyces percevalii no common name
Mycena sp. no common name
Mycena acicula Orange Bonnet
Parasola sp. no common name
Parasola auricoma. no common name
Parasola leiocephala no common name
Peziza repanda no common name
Peziza sp. no common name
Pholiota sp. no common name
Pholiota terrestris no common name
Pleurotus ostreatus Oyster Mushroom
Pluteus cervinus Deer Mushroom
Pluteus flavofuligineus no common name
Psathyrella sp. no common name
Psathyrella corrugis no common name
Russula cerolens no common name
Russula sanguinea Rosy Russula
Schizophyllum commune Split Gill
Stereum hirsutum False Turkey Tail
Suillus sp. no common name
Suillus pungens Slippery Jack
Trametes versicolor Turkey Tails
Tremella mesenterica Witch's Butter
Tricholoma sp. no common name
Tricholoma fracticum no common name
Tubaria sp. no common name
Tubaria furfuracea no common name
Volvariella gloicephala (speciosa) Common Volvariella
Xerocomellus zelleri no common name
Xerocomellus sp. no common name