Birds of Iowa


Welcome to the Birds of Iowa website. This site contains photos and information about birds I have photographed in Iowa and other places. I have also added photos of amphibians, bats, flowers, fungi, mammals, salamanders, snails, snakes and turtles.

Fungi and Mushrooms of Iowa
These are photos of fungi I have taken in Iowa. For more information on fungi, go to:  Fungi of Iowa is part of an on-going project of the Department of Ecology, Evolution, and Organismal Biology at Iowa State University. This site is designed to provide a handy resource for the identification and evaluation of fungi in Iowa.
    Strobilomyces floccopus
    Tylopilus felleus
Tylopilus felleus 8  
    Strobilomyces floccopus
  Lactarius sp. Sternum sp.
Amanita flavoconia Tylopilus felleus  
Scleroderma sp    
Russula sp. Amanita vaginata  
    Coltricia cinnamomea
Coltricia cinnamomea Coriolus versicolor Boletus sp.
  Russula sp. Mycelium
Amanita vaginata Ischnoderma resinosum Lycoperdon sp.
  Amanita sp.  
Amanita sp. Amanita sp. Amanita sp.
  Amanita flavoconia Tylopilus felleus
  Amanita sp.  
  Lycoperdon sp. Amanita sp.
  Russula sp.  Omphalotus illudens
Omphalotus illudens Omphalotus illudens Coprinus (atramentarius)
Coriolus versicolor Xylaria sp. Mycena leaiana
  Hydnellum scrobiculatum Gyromitra (brunnea)
  Urnula craterium Urnula craterium
Chlorophyllum molybdites Chlorophyllum molybdites  Lycoperdon sp.
Lycoperdon sp. Slime mold plasmodium  
Russula emetica Omphalotus illudens  
Polyporus squamosus Polyporus squamosus Sarcoscypha dudleyi
Cyathus stercorius Cyathus stercorius Lycoperdon sp.
Flammulina velutipes Flammulina velutipes Lycogala epidendrum
Lycoperdon pyriforme Armillaria gallica