Chanterelle mushrooms

Fungi

Classified as their own Kingdom, separate from plants or animals, fungi include diverse organism from moulds and yeasts to the more familiar mushrooms.

Some Types of Fungi you may encounter on Prince Edward Island include:

  • Chanterelles
  • Boletes
  • Polypores
  • Amanitas
  • Coral Fungi
  • Yeasts
  • Moulds
  • Puffballs
  • and many more…

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