Guardian Nature School Team Contact Blog Project Noah Facebook Project Noah Twitter

A global community of nature enthusiasts
photographing and learning about wildlife

Join Project Noah!
nature school apple icon

Project Noah Nature School visit nature school

17 7 candystick

candystick

by AngelChandlerJefferson, Washington, USA

0 0 Violet Limodore / paarse aspergeorchis

Violet Limodore / paarse aspergeorchis

by Peter S.Icogne, Valais - Wallis, Switzerland

An myco-heterotrophic (lives in symbiosis ...

2 3 Indian Pipe

Indian Pipe

by KarenSaxtonLakeside, Oregon, USA

fungus symbiant/myco-heterotroph

2 0 Ghost Orchid

Ghost Orchid

by CarbonEngineerValdeblore, Provence-Alpes-Côte-d'Azur, Tromelin Island

It is a hardy, saprophytic, myco-

0 0 Dutchman's Pipe

Dutchman's Pipe

by VitalRiga, Latvia

Very rare plant. It does not contain chlorophyll, it is a myco-

2 0 Indian Pipe

Indian Pipe

by JeanSawatzkyAbbotsford, British Columbia, Canada

Called a saprophyte in my plant book. It is a myco-

6 2 Western Coralroot

Western Coralroot

by JeanSawatzkyAbbotsford, British Columbia, Canada

My plant book lists it as a perennial saprophyte. It is a myco-

1 4 Pinesap

Pinesap

by JeanSawatzkyPort Moody, British Columbia, Canada

Called a Saprophyte in my plant book. It is a myco-

3 2 Indian Pipe

Indian Pipe

by SarahNebelOntario, Canada

, turning black with age. Myco-heterotroph. ...

0 0 Euglena

Euglena

by LeonardoMBMococa, Brazil

the genre are heterotrophic. All species ...

1 2 Indian Pipe

Indian Pipe

by BrianSyeChilliwack, British Columbia, Canada

photosynthetic trees (Myco-heterotrophic).

1 0 Indian Pipe

Indian Pipe

by CindyBinghamKeiserAlaska, USA

White to pink plant about 1 foot tall. This plant does "not contain ...

2 0 pinesap

pinesap

by AngelChandlerWashington, USA

A myco-heterotroph with multiple flowers ...

4 2 Spring Coral Root

Spring Coral Root

by MachiFlorida, USA

Terrestrial orchid with no leaves. The flowers had yellow-green to brownish ...

1 2 Indian Pipe or Ghost Plant

Indian Pipe or Ghost Plant

by digi_sarahNova Scotia, Canada

relationship between plants and mycorrhizal fungi is generally mutually ...

4 1 Phantom orchid

Phantom orchid

by JeanSawatzkyAbbotsford, British Columbia, Canada

This rare orchid is red-listed in BC due to loss of habitat. It is a ...

8 4 Indian Pipes

Indian Pipes

by JakubkoMaine, USA

heterotrophic organism from the family ...

0 0 Ghost Plant

Ghost Plant

by MachiFlorida, USA

They do not contain chlorophyll. They are parasitic. They start out white, then ...

6 0 Ghost Plant

Ghost Plant

by MachiFlorida, USA

There were a few clusters of these plants scattered around the area. They do ...

1 0 Orange cup coral

Orange cup coral

by Marek Koszorekจังหวัดพังงา, Thailand

This coral is not building reefs. It is

6 2 Indian Pipe

Indian Pipe

by Christine Y.Connecticut, USA

The entire plant is translucent white, sometimes with a pale pink hue, and it ...

1 0 Indian Pipe

Indian Pipe

by J Maine, USA

sunlight, it is a parasitic myco-

1 0 Red Sponge

Red Sponge

by joanbstanleyBelize

, which help them live in their stationary home. They are asymmetrical,

3 0 Ghost Pipe

Ghost Pipe

by Crysta PerakNew Brunswick, Canada

parasitic, more specifically a myco-

2 1 Everglades Periphyton

Everglades Periphyton

by LivanEscuderoHomestead, Florida, USA

Periphyton is a complex mixture of algae, cyanobacteria,

4 0 Violet Limodore

Violet Limodore

by JopyCroatia

Violet Limodore is a species of myco-

0 1 Wasp

Wasp

Pennsylvania, USA

carnivorous heterotroph that eats other ...

7 0 Ghost Pipes

Ghost Pipes

by pittmandalorianSevierville, Tennessee, United States

or part of its food from parasitism upon fungi rather than from ...

4 19 indian pipe

indian pipe

by RonaldPilon

PARASITIC, more specifically a myco-

0 0 Orange Cup Coral

Orange Cup Coral

by BlogieDavao Del Norte, Philippines

Also known as Orange Coral and Red Coral. It is an azooxanthellate species ...

3 6 Common Toothwort / Potajnica

Common Toothwort / Potajnica

by injicaZagreb, Croatia

the plant. externally they immediately reveal their

4 4 Ghost Plant aka. Indian Pipe

Ghost Plant aka. Indian Pipe

by alfrediguanaBaltimore, Maryland, USA

sunlight, it is parasitic, more specifically a myco-

1 2 Yellow/Tube Coral

Yellow/Tube Coral

by AlbertKangBatangas, Philippines

Tubastrea, also known as sun coral or sun polyps, is a genus of coral in the ...

0 0 Ghost Plant

Ghost Plant

by QWMomGeorgia, USA

Often mistaken for a fungus due to its lack of color, Ghost Plant lacks ...

3 3 Pinesap

Pinesap

by YukoChartrawWashington, USA

does not contain chlorophyll; it is a myco-

0 0 Spotted Coralroot Orchid (sprouting)

Spotted Coralroot Orchid (sprouting)

by EdwardNathanReulbachJr.Silverdale, Washington, USA

This orchid is a myco-heterotroph; it lacks ...

1 1 Spotted Coral Root Orchid (seedpods)

Spotted Coral Root Orchid (seedpods)

by EdwardNathanReulbachJr.Silverdale, Washington, USA

North American coralroot orchid flower. Varieties are also known as western ...

1 0 North American Coralroot Orchid

North American Coralroot Orchid

by misako.hillCalifornia, USA

Saw these on the forest ground hiking on the North Trail going towards the ...

2 0 Burgundydrop Bonnet

Burgundydrop Bonnet

by EdwardNathanReulbachJr.Silverdale, Washington, USA

and common in Europe and North America, and has also been collected in Japan ...

4 0 Orange/Sunflower Cup Coral

Orange/Sunflower Cup Coral

by AlbertKangCebu, Philippines

species its nickname, the sun coral. Tubastraea coccinea is

2 0 Toothwort

Toothwort

by KostasZontanosΔήμος Πυλαίας - Χορτιάτη, Περιφέρεια Κεντρικής Μακεδονίας, Greece

heterotrophic character by its lack of ...

6 0 The ghost plant (also known as Indian Pipe)

The ghost plant (also known as Indian Pipe)

by p.young713Florida, USA

species of non-photosynthetic (i.e.

3 0 Indian Pipe

Indian Pipe

by Christine Y.Connecticut, USA

The entire plant is translucent white, sometimes with a pale pink coloration ...

1 0 Ghost plant

Ghost plant

by Brian38Federal Way, Washington, USA

sunlight, it is parasitic, more specifically a myco-

12 2 Ghost plant

Ghost plant

by Scott sOntario, Canada

specifically a myco-heterotroph. Its hosts ...

4 1 Indian pipe

Indian pipe

by Brian38Federal Way, Washington, USA

from sunlight, it is parasitic, more specifically a myco-

4 0 Donkey

Donkey

by maplemoth66Turks and Caicos Islands

all animals, donkeys are considered to be

Noah Guardians
Noah Sponsors
join Project Noah Team

Join the Project Noah Team