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Giant mushrooms in the Devon Age? Options
Grandpa Frankie
Posted: Sunday, September 6, 2015 3:25:46 AM

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I doubt in this article
The mushrooms are saprophite. They build their bodies from decomposed plants and animals.
I think impossible the growing of 8 m high mushroom towers in the age when the continental flora and fauna was very poor.
Hope123
Posted: Sunday, September 6, 2015 10:30:00 AM

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Welcome, Grandpa Frankie. I don't know enough about this topic to comment but wanted to welcome you to the Forum.

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piFrog
Posted: Monday, November 9, 2015 8:41:14 PM

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A couple of references:

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Armillaria_solidipes

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Prototaxites

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