Types of Wild Mushrooms

Many edible mushrooms have look-a-likes, some of which may be poisonous. These images are not be intended as sole reference for species identification.

Morel Morchella Americana

Morchella americana 

Morel Morchella Angustipes

Morchella angusticeps 

Chanterelle Cantharellus Enelensis

Cantharellus enelensis

Black Trumpet Craterellus Fallax

Black Trumpet
Craterellus fallax 

Bears Head Hericium Americanum

Bears Head
Hericium americanum 

Oyster Mushroom Pleurotus Ostreatus

Oyster Mushroom
Pleurotus ostreatus 

King Bolete Boletus Edulis

King Bolete
Boletus edulis 

Matsutake Tricholoma Magniverlare

Tricholoma magnivelare 

Hen of the Woods Grifola Frondosa

Hen of the Woods
Grifola frondosa 

Wine Cap Stropharia Rugosoannulata

Wine Cap
Stropharia rugosoannulata

Cauliflower Mushroom Sparassis Spathulata

Cauliflower Mushroom
Sparassis spathulata 

Cauliflower Mushroom Sparassis Americana

Cauliflower Mushroom
Sparassis americana

Lobster Mushroom Hypomyces Lactifluorum

Lobster Mushroom
Hypomyces lactifluorum

Picture of Green Quilted Russula mushroom

Green Quilted Russula
Russula parvovirescens

Picture of Green Quilted Russula - Russula crustosa mushroom

Green Quilted Russula
Russula crustosa 

Picture of a Jelly Ear Auricularia americana mushroom

Jelly Ear
Auricularia americana

Picture of Blewit Lepista nuda mushroom

Lepista nuda

Picture of Trumpet Chanterelle Craterellus ignicolor mushroom

Trumpet Chanterelle
Craterellus ignicolor 

Picutre of a Trumpet Chanterelle Craterellus tubaeformis mushroom

Trumpet Chanterelle
Craterellus tubaeformis 

Picture of a Sweet Tooth Hydnum repandum Group mushroom

Sweet Tooth
Hydnum repandum Group 

Picture of a Depressed Hedgehog Hydnum umbilcatum mushroom

Depressed Hedgehog
Hydnum umbilcatum

Picture of a Corrugated Cap Milky Lactifluus corrugis mushroom

Corrugated Cap Milky
Lactifluus corrugis 

Picture of a Orange Milky Lactifluus hygrophoroides mushroom

Orange Milky
Lactifluus hygrophoroides 

Picture of a White Hedgehog mushroomWhite Hedgehog
Hydmum albidum

Picture of Shaggy Mane Coprinus comatus mushroom

Shaggy Mane
Coprinus comatus

Picture of Beefsteak Polypore Fistulina hepatica mushroom

Beefsteak Polypore
Fistulina hepatica 



picture of Tawny or Voluminous Milky Mushroom - Lactifluus volemus

Tawny or Voluminous Milky
Lactifluus volemus