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Beauty of Decay

Beauty of Decay

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Beauty of Decay
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173 participants 2,313 spottings

This mission is about showing the beauty of all kinds of decay processes which are usually the basis beginning of new life. Please feel free to share pictures of fading flowers, molds, mosses, lichens, deadwood and similar. PLEASE - exclude animals from this mission in order to keep the aspect of beauty.

Beauty of Decay

Lat: 51.16 Long: 10.47

Recent Spottings

Gilled bolete - Phylloporus sp. Neil Ross 2 0 Gilled bolete - Phylloporus sp.
Chondrula munita DespinaTsafetopoulou 1 0 Chondrula munita
Boletus Mushroom Neil Ross 2 0 Boletus Mushroom
Scarlet cup Mauron 7 5 Scarlet cup
Star Jelly Zlatan Celebic 6 4 Star Jelly
Jelly Ear Fungus Tukup 6 4 Jelly Ear Fungus
Turkey tail Zlatan Celebic 5 0 Turkey tail
Clustered bonnet Zlatan Celebic 3 0 Clustered bonnet
Hair ice Jae 7 6 Hair ice
Sulphur Tuft Zlatan Celebic 1 0 Sulphur Tuft
Purple Jellydisc Zlatan Celebic 1 0 Purple Jellydisc
Driftwood (Western red cedar) Brian38 2 1 Driftwood (Western red cedar)
Driftwood with crustose lichens Brian38 1 0 Driftwood with crustose lichens
Tiny button lichen Brian38 1 0 Tiny button lichen
Cane Toad (remains) Neil Ross 2 3 Cane Toad (remains)
Toothed jelly fungus Brian38 1 0 Toothed jelly fungus
Coal fungus Brian38 2 0 Coal fungus
Sarcographa Lichen Tukup 6 11 Sarcographa Lichen
Sapsucker Damage Brian38 3 3 Sapsucker Damage
Beaded Rim-lichen Brian38 2 0 Beaded Rim-lichen
Slime Mold / Fungi??? Muckpuk 1 2 Slime Mold / Fungi???
Crested coral fungus (with infection) Brian38 2 0 Crested coral fungus (with infection)
Crested coral fungus Brian38 1 0 Crested coral fungus
Candlestick fungus Brian38 3 0 Candlestick fungus
Shaggy Ink Cap, Lawyer's Wig, Shaggy Mane Muckpuk 20 21 Shaggy Ink Cap, Lawyer's Wig, Shaggy Mane
Wood ear Brian38 4 0 Wood ear
Stump puffball Brian38 2 0 Stump puffball
Coral fungus Brian38 2 0 Coral fungus
Sulphur Tuft Zlatan Celebic 3 0 Sulphur Tuft
Shaggy Ink Cap Zlatan Celebic 2 1 Shaggy Ink Cap
False parasol Tukup 5 0 False parasol
Bark beetle tracks Brian38 19 17 Bark beetle tracks
Milk-white toothed polypore mauna Kunzah 2 0 Milk-white toothed polypore
Peeling oysterling arlanda 1 0 Peeling oysterling
Plums and Custard; Tricoloma Rutilante arlanda 1 0 Plums and Custard;  Tricoloma Rutilante
Spotting Zlatan Celebic 1 0 Spotting
Willow (wildfire damage) Brian38 7 4 Willow (wildfire damage)
Skull of Eastern Grey Kangaroo (joey or juvenile) Neil Ross 4 2 Skull of Eastern Grey Kangaroo (joey or juvenile)
Mower's mushroom mauna Kunzah 2 0 Mower's mushroom
Pear-shaped puffball mauna Kunzah 4 2 Pear-shaped puffball
Puffball mauna Kunzah 2 0 Puffball
Red Fox (skull) Neil Ross 2 0 Red Fox (skull)
Dryad's saddle mauna Kunzah 2 1 Dryad's saddle
Giant Bracket Fungus Tukup 2 0 Giant Bracket Fungus
Bitter oyster mauna Kunzah 1 0 Bitter oyster
Sitka spruce (driftwood) Brian38 3 0 Sitka spruce (driftwood)
Driftwood Brian38 2 0 Driftwood
Pacific madrone (driftwood) Brian38 3 2 Pacific madrone (driftwood)
Driftwood Brian38 2 0 Driftwood
Western giant puffball Brian38 12 4 Western giant puffball

Recently joined

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