Macrofungi
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Common Laccaria (Laccaria laccata)
Lackluster Laccaria (Laccaria laccata)
Two-colored Laccaria (Laccaria bicolor)
Western amethyst Laccaria (Laccaria amethysteo-occidentalis)
Lawyer's-wig (Coprinus comatus)
Bear Lentinellus (Lentinellus ursinus)
Cockle-shell Lentinellus (Lentinellus cochleatus)
Large Lentinus (Neolentinus ponderosus)
Ponderous Lentinus (Neolentinus ponderosus)
Scaly Lentinus (Neolentinus lepideus)
Distribution: N. lepideus is not common in natural habitats, but can be found on conifer logs and stumps in some areas. It is a brown-rot fungus and is more commonly encountered on construction timbers, railroad ties, and, in the past, on automobile frames when they were made of wood. It can occur almost any time but is most common in summer and fall.
Birch Lenzites (Lenzites betulina)
Slippery Leotia (Leotia lubrica)
Bucknall's Lepiota (Cystolepiota bucknallii)
Blue-black Leptonia (Leptonia parva)
Blue-toothed Leptonia (Leptonia serrulata)
Bitter brown Leucopaxillus (Leucopaxillus gentianeus)
Large white Leucopaxillus (Leucopaxillus albissimus)
Distribution: Widespread, though uncommon
Liberty-cap (Psilocybe semilanceata)
Starving man's licorice (Urnula padeniana)
Ringed Limacella (Limacella solidipes)
White Limacella (Limacella illinita)
Lion's-mane (Hericium erinaceus)
Flexible lorchel (Helvella elastica)
Distribution: H. elastica occurs in summer and fall in both conifer and hardwood forests.
Lorchel (Gyromitra esculenta)
Wavy lorchel (Helvella crispa)
Lorel (Gyromitra esculenta)
Frosty Lyophyllum (Lyophyllum loricatum)
Snowbank Lyophyllum (Clitocybe glacialis)