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Mushroom Mapping

Mushroom Mapping

If you see a mushroom, take a picture of it and submit your data. Make sure to include a habitat description and applicable notes on nearby tree types, the presence of other mushrooms, odor, spore print color, and whether the cap is slimy or dry. Sign in to join mission

Mushroom Mapping
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Mushroom ecology is a pivotal orientation point for exploring urban systems. Help us gather important data and spread knowledge about mushrooms by documenting their locations in your area. The Mushroom Mapping project is a collaborative effort between Columbia’s Urban Landscape Lab, Spatial Information Design Lab and StrataSpore.

Mushroom Mapping

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Black Earth Tongues Greg Shchepanek 2 0 Black Earth Tongues
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Spotted Cort Christine Y. 3 0 Spotted Cort
Chicken Lips Christine Y. 5 1 Chicken Lips
Caesar's mushroom Mauron 3 0 Caesar's mushroom
Harefoot mushroom Mauron 1 0 Harefoot mushroom
Bloody brittlegill Mauron 1 0 Bloody brittlegill
Unknown Mushroom ForestDragon 1 0 Unknown Mushroom
Sculptured Puffball doreen.chambers.14 1 0 Sculptured Puffball
Unknown spotting Mauron 1 0 Unknown spotting
Dead Man's Fingers ForestDragon 1 0 Dead Man's Fingers
Bleeding Oak Crust ForestDragon 4 2 Bleeding Oak Crust
The parasol mushroom Mauron 2 0 The parasol mushroom
Coral Fungus ForestDragon 4 0 Coral Fungus
Chicken of the Woods doreen.chambers.14 4 1 Chicken of the Woods
Unknown Mushroom ForestDragon 1 0 Unknown Mushroom
Elegant Stinkhorn doreen.chambers.14 2 0 Elegant Stinkhorn
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Russula Mushroom Christine Y. 8 0 Russula Mushroom
Violet Coral Christine Y. 18 13 Violet Coral
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Parrot Toadstool Christine Y. 5 0 Parrot Toadstool
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Unknown spotting Yeung PK 2 0 Unknown spotting
Unknown spotting Yeung PK 2 0 Unknown spotting
Tinder fungus Zlatan Celebic 1 0 Tinder fungus
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White coral fungus RiekoSaito 6 2 White coral fungus
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Xanthoconium purpureum Christine Y. 11 3 Xanthoconium purpureum
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