Bird’s Nest fungi belong to the family Nidulariaceae with the most common genera in New Zealand are Nidula, Cyathus, and Crucibulum. As bird’s nest fungi are decomposers of organic material, they are found most often in New Zealand on decaying wood, small twigs, tree fern debris and sometimes on animal dung.
Make your own fairy garden furniture - You must visit this website @Linda http://Bruinenberg.com to see the beautiful work of Linda H. This chair is beyond wonderful isnt it. I am grateful to @Lynne Papermash Papermash Agnew for her Fairy Garden board. I am thrilled to repin some of her images. A kindred soul, charmed by this miniature world. Thank you Lynne for your time and work on this board.
Phobaeticus chani, a stick bug from Borneo, is the world's longest insect. Looking like a pencil-thin shoot of bamboo, large specimens of the dull-green insect measure about 22 inches when its twig-like legs are extended. Its body length is about 14 inches.