Pleurotus australisCommon name: Southern Oyster Mushroom

Meaning of name: Unknown.

Distribution: Unknown.

Description: This is a decomposer species of fungi and can be found on living or dead trees. The caps are up to 200 millimetres wide.

References: Fungi of the Perth Region and Beyond. Neale L Bougher. http://www.wanaturalists.org.au/branches-groups/fungi/fungi-books-and-resources/