Marasmius are generally quite tough fungi. The stipe is often dark-coloured and thin. They are usually found on leaf litter in the bush.

Marasmius atrocastaneus

Found growing amongst leaf litter.

Marasmius gelatinosipes

Named for its gelatinous stipe.

Marasmius masonii

The caps on these are about 2-3 mm diameter. The fungi themselves were about 30 mm high.

Marasmius otagensis

These are usually in large clumps like this, found on rotting wood in beech forest.

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Marasmiusatrocastaneus8a
Marasmiusgelatinosipes5a
Marasmiusmasonii
Marasmiusotagensis38a