Veiled Lady Mushroom (Phallus indusiatus) This edible and rather healthful mushroom is used in Chinese cuisine. It is coated in a greenish-brown slime that contains spores -- the slime attracts flies and insects that help disperse the spores.
This is the Bleeding Tooth fungus, or Hydnellum pecki. It's found in the pine forests of northwestern America and Central Europe. Ironically, their oozing 'blood' actually contains an anticoagulant called atromentrin.
Fabulous Fungi ~ libutron: “Magpie Inkcap (Magpie Fungus) Coprinopsis picacea is an attractive mushroom in the Psathyrellaceae Family, found throughout Europe and North America, most commonly in areas with alkaline.