Rainforests are forests characterized by high rainfall, with annual rainfall
between 250 and 450 centimetres (98 and 177 in). There are two types of
rainforest: tropical rainforest and temperate rai...
Rainforest Fungi, Fungus photos and text. Courtesy of Chambers Wildlife
Rainforest Lodge, Atherton Tableland, Far North Queensland, Australia.
In the warmth of the tropics, mushrooms and fungi can be seen at most times of
the year, but particularly during the wet season. When visiting the rainforest or ...
In tropical forests all organisms are dependent to some extent on bacteria and
fungi. Some animals such as wood and leaf-eating insects depend on symbiotic ...
Jan 13, 2017 ... There are very few members of the Boletales in the rain forest, since ... is
especially common in the tropics, in the Ganodermataceae family.
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Jan 27, 2014 ... Fungi, often seen as pests, play a crucial role policing biodiversity in ... “When we
think about the diversity of tropical rainforests, we often focus ...
In a tropical rainforest biome, some decomposers are insects, bacteria and fungi
that live on the forest floor. Insects, such as leaf cutters, ants and termites, break ...
Function primarily as nutrient cyclers through the process of decomposition.
Rainforest fungal species are well adapted for fast, efficient ...
Rev Biol Trop. 2013 Jun;61(2):531-7. Distribution of bioluminescent fungi across
old-growth and secondary tropical rain forest in Costa Rica. Seas-Carvajal C(1) ...