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Fungus - Miscellaneous
Mushrooms and molds are fungus. A fungus is not a true plant. It does not photosynthesize light into a food source. The structures we see and call mushrooms are the reproductive parts of a fungus that lives underground or under bark.
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White fungus mats on dead log are about 1" wide.
Photo taken in Taylor County, Texas, April 2005