The Wild Foodies of Philly
In search of the food beneath our feet!
Field guide: Mushrooms of Northeast North America: Midwest to New England, George Barron http://www.amazon.com/Mushrooms-Northeast-North-America-Midwest/dp/1551052016
REGIONAL MUSHROOM INDIVIDUALS & GROUPS:
Philadelphia Mycology Club - http://phillymycoclub.com & https://www.facebook.com/groups/phillymycoclub / Instagram: @phillymycoclub, Bethany Teigen and Samantha Bucciarelli Co-organizers / email@example.com Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
New Jersey Mycological Association https://www.njmyco.org (a NJ mushroom group that been around over 100 years)
William Padilla-Brown https://www.mycosymbiotics.net New Cumberland, Pennsylvania
MOSS & LICHENS:
Lichens are a complex life form that is a symbiotic partnership of two separate organisms, a fungus and an alga. The dominant partner is the fungus, which gives the lichen the majority of its characteristics, from its thallus shape to its fruiting bodies. Source: https://www.fs.fed.us/wildflowers/beauty/lichens/about.shtml#:~:text=Lichens%20are%20a%20complex%20life,shape%20to%20its%20fruiting%20bodies.