Family: Physalacriaceae
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Fungi:> Basidiomycota:> Agaricomycetes:> Agaricales:> Marasmiaceae:> Armillaria, Cryptomarasmius, Cyptotrama, Gloiocephala, Oudemansiella.
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This family includes not only wood decomposers, such as Oudemansiella mucida but other buried-wood degraders such as the widespread edible species Flammulina velutipes

 
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Genus: Armillaria
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This genus contains a number of species which are parasites, attacking and killing living trees. Once established, the ribbon-like mycelium spreads throughout the tree, and when the tree dies, the fungus continues to live on the dead wood as a saprophyte.  
Armillaria limonea
Armillaria limonea
Armillaria novae-zelandiae
Armillaria novae-zelandiae
Armillaria sp. ribbon-like mycelium  
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lineCryptomarasmius Genus: Cyptotrama  
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Cryptomarasmius rhopalostylidisCryptomarasmius rhopalostylidis
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Cyptotrama asprata
   
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lineGenus: Gloiocephala Genus: Flammulina  
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Gloiocephala rubescens
Gloiocephala rubescens
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Flammulina velutipes
   
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lineGenus: Oudemansiella Genus: Hymenopellis  
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Oudemansiella genus are saprophytic found mostly growing on wood. They tend to produce large quantities of white spores. line
Oudemansiella australis
Oudemansiella australis
  Hymenopellis radicata
Hymenopellis colensoi
Hymenopellis mundroola
Hymenopellis mundroola
 
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Genus: Physalacria
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Physalacria pseudotropica
     

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