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Red fox (Vulpes vulpes) walking along fallen trunk of old Beech (Fagus sylvatica) tree, Coppo del Principe old-growth beech forest in autumn. Abruzzo, Lazio and Molise National Park / Parco Nazionale...  -  Bruno D'Amicis
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Bruno D'Amicis / Red fox (Vulpes vulpes) walking along fallen trunk of old Beech (Fagus sylvatica) tree, Coppo del Principe old-growth beech forest in autumn. Abruzzo, Lazio and Molise National Park / Parco Nazionale...
Cup fungus (Cookeina sp) growing on decaying wood on the rainforest floor, Corcovado National Park, Osa Peninsula, Costa Rica  -  Alex  Hyde
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Alex Hyde / Cup fungus (Cookeina sp) growing on decaying wood on the rainforest floor, Corcovado National Park, Osa Peninsula, Costa Rica
Low angle view of Porcelain fungus (Oudemansiella mucida) growing on a dead Beech tree (Fagus sylvatica). Plitvice Lakes National Park, Croatia. November.  -  Alex  Hyde
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Alex Hyde / Low angle view of Porcelain fungus (Oudemansiella mucida) growing on a dead Beech tree (Fagus sylvatica). Plitvice Lakes National Park, Croatia. November.
Moss covered fallen trees in old mixed conifer and broadleaf forest, Punia Forest Reserve, Lithuania, May.  -  Staffan Widstrand
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Staffan Widstrand / Moss covered fallen trees in old mixed conifer and broadleaf forest, Punia Forest Reserve, Lithuania, May.
Cup fungi (Cookeina sp) growing on decaying log, Danum Valley, Sabah, Borneo.  -  Alex  Hyde
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Alex Hyde / Cup fungi (Cookeina sp) growing on decaying log, Danum Valley, Sabah, Borneo.
Cup fungi (Cookeina sp) growing on decaying log in lowland dipterocarp forest. Danum Valley, Sabah, Borneo.  -  Alex  Hyde
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Alex Hyde / Cup fungi (Cookeina sp) growing on decaying log in lowland dipterocarp forest. Danum Valley, Sabah, Borneo.
Birch tree (Betula sp) growing up through old rusting car at night. Bastnas car graveyard, Sweden, July. Winner of the Portfolio category in the Melvita Nature Images Awards competition 2014.  -  Pal Hermansen
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Pal Hermansen / Birch tree (Betula sp) growing up through old rusting car at night. Bastnas car graveyard, Sweden, July. Winner of the Portfolio category in the Melvita Nature Images Awards competition 2014.
Red Admiral butterfly (Vanessa atalanta) feeding on rotten apple. Derbyshire, August.  -  Alex  Hyde
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Alex Hyde / Red Admiral butterfly (Vanessa atalanta) feeding on rotten apple. Derbyshire, August.
Vogelkop bowerbird (Amblyornis inornatus) decoration material (blue rotten wood) collected in order to attract females to his bower, Arfak Mountains, Irian Jaya, New Guinea, Indonesia.  -  Ingo Arndt
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Ingo Arndt / Vogelkop bowerbird (Amblyornis inornatus) decoration material (blue rotten wood) collected in order to attract females to his bower, Arfak Mountains, Irian Jaya, New Guinea, Indonesia.
Interior of old abandoned car, with nettles growing inside and a smashed windscreen, Varmland, Sweden  -  Pål Hermansen,Pal Hermansen
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Pål Hermansen,Pal Hermansen / Interior of old abandoned car, with nettles growing inside and a smashed windscreen, Varmland, Sweden
Song thrush (Turdus philomelos) feeding chicks in a nest in an old car, Bastnas, Sweden, July. Winner of the Urban Wildlife Category at the Wildlife Photographer of the Year Awards (WPOY) 2013. Winner...  -  Pal Hermansen
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Pal Hermansen / Song thrush (Turdus philomelos) feeding chicks in a nest in an old car, Bastnas, Sweden, July. Winner of the Urban Wildlife Category at the Wildlife Photographer of the Year Awards (WPOY) 2013. Winner...
Blue tit (Cyanistes caeruleus) with food in its beak at the entrance to its nest in the exhaust pipe of an old car, Bastnas, Sweden, June. Winner of the Fritz Polking Prize at the GDT competition 2013...  -  Pål Hermansen,Pal Hermansen
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Pål Hermansen,Pal Hermansen / Blue tit (Cyanistes caeruleus) with food in its beak at the entrance to its nest in the exhaust pipe of an old car, Bastnas, Sweden, June. Winner of the Fritz Polking Prize at the GDT competition 2013...
Blue tit (Cyanistes caeruleus) taking off in the snow, with old cars in the background, Bastnas, Sweden, February. Winner of the Fritz Polking Prize at the GDT competition 2013 and winner of the Portf...  -  Pal Hermansen
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Pal Hermansen / Blue tit (Cyanistes caeruleus) taking off in the snow, with old cars in the background, Bastnas, Sweden, February. Winner of the Fritz Polking Prize at the GDT competition 2013 and winner of the Portf...
Anchor on Wreck Vassilios T, Vis Island, Croatia, Adriatic Sea, Mediterranean  -  Franco Banfi,Franco  Banfi
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Franco Banfi,Franco Banfi / Anchor on Wreck Vassilios T, Vis Island, Croatia, Adriatic Sea, Mediterranean
Dead Angelica (Angelica sp) in the snow, Skaftafell, Vatnajokull National Park, Iceland, February  -  Theo  Bosboom
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Theo Bosboom / Dead Angelica (Angelica sp) in the snow, Skaftafell, Vatnajokull National Park, Iceland, February
Natural iridescent oil film from decaying leaves at the surface of a pool, with a cottonwood leaf floating. Escalante National Monument, Utah. November.  -  Floris van Breugel
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Floris van Breugel / Natural iridescent oil film from decaying leaves at the surface of a pool, with a cottonwood leaf floating. Escalante National Monument, Utah. November.
White-backed vulture (Gyps africanus) and Marabou stork (Leptoptilos crumeniferus) feeding from the carcass of a Cape buffalo (Cyncerus caffer) covered with flies - wide angle perspective. Masai Mara...  -  Anup Shah
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Anup Shah / White-backed vulture (Gyps africanus) and Marabou stork (Leptoptilos crumeniferus) feeding from the carcass of a Cape buffalo (Cyncerus caffer) covered with flies - wide angle perspective. Masai Mara...
White-backed vultures (Gyps africanus) feeding from the carcass of a Cape buffalo (Cyncerus caffer) - wide angle perspective. Masai Mara National Reserve, Kenya. February  -  Anup Shah
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Anup Shah / White-backed vultures (Gyps africanus) feeding from the carcass of a Cape buffalo (Cyncerus caffer) - wide angle perspective. Masai Mara National Reserve, Kenya. February
Black-backed jackal (Canis mesomelas) male defending a kill from vultures after lions have finished - wide angle perspective, Masai Mara National Reserve, Kenya. February  -  Anup Shah
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Anup Shah / Black-backed jackal (Canis mesomelas) male defending a kill from vultures after lions have finished - wide angle perspective, Masai Mara National Reserve, Kenya. February
White-backed vultures (Gyps africanus) and Black-back jackal (Canis mesomelas) feeding from the carcass of a Cape buffalo (Cyncerus caffer) - wide angle perspective. Masai Mara National Reserve, Kenya...  -  Anup Shah
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Anup Shah / White-backed vultures (Gyps africanus) and Black-back jackal (Canis mesomelas) feeding from the carcass of a Cape buffalo (Cyncerus caffer) - wide angle perspective. Masai Mara National Reserve, Kenya...
Cup fungi on decaying wood in rainforest, Borneo, Sarawak, Malaysia  -  Jouan & Rius
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Jouan & Rius / Cup fungi on decaying wood in rainforest, Borneo, Sarawak, Malaysia
Bluebell (Hyacinthoides non-scripta) shoot growing through decomposed leaf, UK  -  Stephen Dalton
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Stephen Dalton / Bluebell (Hyacinthoides non-scripta) shoot growing through decomposed leaf, UK
Decaying tree trunk, Moricsala Strict Nature Reserve, Moricsala Island, Lake Usma, Latvia, June 2009  -  Wild Wonders of Europe / López
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Wild Wonders of Europe / López / Decaying tree trunk, Moricsala Strict Nature Reserve, Moricsala Island, Lake Usma, Latvia, June 2009
Close up of decaying Sycamore leaf (Acer pseudoplatanus) Devon, England, November 2008  -  Guy Edwardes
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Guy Edwardes / Close up of decaying Sycamore leaf (Acer pseudoplatanus) Devon, England, November 2008
Toadstools growing on fallen leaves Uduwattakele FR, Sri Lanka  -  Elio Della Ferrera
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Elio Della Ferrera / Toadstools growing on fallen leaves Uduwattakele FR, Sri Lanka
Slime mould (Badhamia affinis), in reproductive phase. Fruiting bodies (sporangia) developing on rotting wood, preparing to release spores. Buckinghamshire, UK.  -  Andy Sands
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Andy Sands / Slime mould (Badhamia affinis), in reproductive phase. Fruiting bodies (sporangia) developing on rotting wood, preparing to release spores. Buckinghamshire, UK.
Dead whale in advanced state of decomposition, Coast of Arribida natural park, Portugal  -  Pedro  Narra
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Pedro Narra / Dead whale in advanced state of decomposition, Coast of Arribida natural park, Portugal
Dead whale in advanced state of decomposition, Coast of Arribida Natural Park, Portugal  -  Pedro  Narra
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Pedro Narra / Dead whale in advanced state of decomposition, Coast of Arribida Natural Park, Portugal
Fly agaric (Amanita muscaria), New Forest National Park, Hampshire, England, UK  -  Guy Edwardes
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Guy Edwardes / Fly agaric (Amanita muscaria), New Forest National Park, Hampshire, England, UK
Mycena spp., New Forest National Park, Hampshire, England, UK, October.  -  Guy Edwardes
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Guy Edwardes / Mycena spp., New Forest National Park, Hampshire, England, UK, October.
Honey fungus (Armillaria mellea) rhizomorphs / fungal cords on dead core of rotten tree. Berkshire, England, UK. March.  -  Nigel Cattlin
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Nigel Cattlin / Honey fungus (Armillaria mellea) rhizomorphs / fungal cords on dead core of rotten tree. Berkshire, England, UK. March.
Sperm whale (Physeter macrocephalus) female, partially decomposed, stranded on beach, two men attaching ropes. Las Caletillas, Tenerife. Canary Islands. 2015.  -  Sergio Hanquet
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Sergio Hanquet / Sperm whale (Physeter macrocephalus) female, partially decomposed, stranded on beach, two men attaching ropes. Las Caletillas, Tenerife. Canary Islands. 2015.
Oak leaves (Quercus robur), Peerdsbos, Brasschaat, Belgium. December  -  Bernard Castelein
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Bernard Castelein / Oak leaves (Quercus robur), Peerdsbos, Brasschaat, Belgium. December
Fungal growth on a decaying leaf, Sabangau (peat-swamp) Forest, Kalimantan, Indonesia.  -  Duncan Murrell
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Duncan Murrell / Fungal growth on a decaying leaf, Sabangau (peat-swamp) Forest, Kalimantan, Indonesia.
Brown tree ants (Lasius brunneus) in rotting wood, Epping Forest, Essex, UK. May.  -  David  Woodfall
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David Woodfall / Brown tree ants (Lasius brunneus) in rotting wood, Epping Forest, Essex, UK. May.
Detail of decaying tree stump infested with blue fungus (Chlorociboria sp.). Magallanes National Reserve, Patagonia, Chile. November.  -  Alex  Hyde
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Alex Hyde / Detail of decaying tree stump infested with blue fungus (Chlorociboria sp.). Magallanes National Reserve, Patagonia, Chile. November.
Deadwood decaying in ancient Ash (Fraxinus excelsior) woodland. Rassal National Nature Reserve, Wester Ross, Highland, Scotland, UK.  -  SCOTLAND: The Big Picture
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SCOTLAND: The Big Picture / Deadwood decaying in ancient Ash (Fraxinus excelsior) woodland. Rassal National Nature Reserve, Wester Ross, Highland, Scotland, UK.
Dead wood decaying in ancient Ash (Fraxinus excelsior) woodland, Rassal National Nature Reserve, Highlands, Scotland, UK.  -  SCOTLAND: The Big Picture
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SCOTLAND: The Big Picture / Dead wood decaying in ancient Ash (Fraxinus excelsior) woodland, Rassal National Nature Reserve, Highlands, Scotland, UK.
Toadstools emerging from decaying wood in old-growth Beech (Fagus sylvatica) forest. Abruzzo, Lazio and Molise National Park / Parco Nazionale d'Abruzzo, Lazio e Molise UNESCO World Heritage Site...  -  Bruno D'Amicis
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Bruno D'Amicis / Toadstools emerging from decaying wood in old-growth Beech (Fagus sylvatica) forest. Abruzzo, Lazio and Molise National Park / Parco Nazionale d'Abruzzo, Lazio e Molise UNESCO World Heritage Site...
Fungal hyphae in decaying wood in old-growth Beech (Fagus sylvatica) forest. Abruzzo, Lazio and Molise National Park / Parco Nazionale d'Abruzzo, Lazio e Molise UNESCO World Heritage Site Italy. O...  -  Bruno D'Amicis
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Bruno D'Amicis / Fungal hyphae in decaying wood in old-growth Beech (Fagus sylvatica) forest. Abruzzo, Lazio and Molise National Park / Parco Nazionale d'Abruzzo, Lazio e Molise UNESCO World Heritage Site Italy. O...
Crocuses (Crocus vernus) emerging from decaying wood in old-growth Beech forest. Abruzzo, Lazio and Molise National Park / Parco Nazionale d'Abruzzo, Lazio e Molise UNESCO World Heritage Site Ital...  -  Bruno D'Amicis
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Bruno D'Amicis / Crocuses (Crocus vernus) emerging from decaying wood in old-growth Beech forest. Abruzzo, Lazio and Molise National Park / Parco Nazionale d'Abruzzo, Lazio e Molise UNESCO World Heritage Site Ital...
Hermit beetle (Osmoderma eremita) male in decaying wood in old-growth Beech (Fagus sylvatica) forest. Endangered species. UNESCO World Heritage Site. Abruzzo, Lazio and Molise National Park, Italy. Au...  -  Bruno D'Amicis
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Bruno D'Amicis / Hermit beetle (Osmoderma eremita) male in decaying wood in old-growth Beech (Fagus sylvatica) forest. Endangered species. UNESCO World Heritage Site. Abruzzo, Lazio and Molise National Park, Italy. Au...
Hermit beetle (Osmoderma eremita) male in decaying wood of old-growth Beech (Fagus sylvatica) forest tree. Endangered species. UNESCO World Heritage Site. Abruzzo, Lazio and Molise National Park, Ital...  -  Bruno D'Amicis
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Bruno D'Amicis / Hermit beetle (Osmoderma eremita) male in decaying wood of old-growth Beech (Fagus sylvatica) forest tree. Endangered species. UNESCO World Heritage Site. Abruzzo, Lazio and Molise National Park, Ital...
Chinese lanterns (Physalis alkekengi) skeletons, silhouette on white background.  -  Ernie  Janes
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Ernie Janes / Chinese lanterns (Physalis alkekengi) skeletons, silhouette on white background.
Chinese Lanterns (Physalis alkekengi), Hydrangea flowers, Poplar leaves (Populus) and Honesty skeletons (Lunaria annua), silhouettes on white background.  -  Ernie  Janes
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Ernie Janes / Chinese Lanterns (Physalis alkekengi), Hydrangea flowers, Poplar leaves (Populus) and Honesty skeletons (Lunaria annua), silhouettes on white background.
Black bulgar fungus (Bulgaria inquinans) growing from a rotting log in woodland, Gloucestershire, UK, October.  -  Nick Upton
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Nick Upton / Black bulgar fungus (Bulgaria inquinans) growing from a rotting log in woodland, Gloucestershire, UK, October.
Black bulgar fungus (Bulgaria inquinans) growing from a rotting log in woodland, Gloucestershire, UK, October.  -  Nick Upton
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Nick Upton / Black bulgar fungus (Bulgaria inquinans) growing from a rotting log in woodland, Gloucestershire, UK, October.
Red cushion Hypoxylon / Beech woodwart (Hypoxylon fragiforme) growing on a rotten Beech (Fagus sylvatica) log producing black spores, GWT Lower Woods reserve, Gloucestershire, UK, October.  -  Nick Upton
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Nick Upton / Red cushion Hypoxylon / Beech woodwart (Hypoxylon fragiforme) growing on a rotten Beech (Fagus sylvatica) log producing black spores, GWT Lower Woods reserve, Gloucestershire, UK, October.
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