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by Bazz
Thu Sep 21, 2017 7:27 pm
Forum: Fungi ID requests (post here if you aren't sure what type of fungus you've found)
Topic: Inocybe
Replies: 2
Views: 1191

Inocybe

I saw this specimen in leaf litter around deciduous trees, I wondered if anyone might know the species of Inocybe.
by Bazz
Sun Sep 17, 2017 5:29 pm
Forum: Fungi ID requests (post here if you aren't sure what type of fungus you've found)
Topic: Any idea?
Replies: 4
Views: 1168

Re: Any idea?

Apologies for not adding the gills photo, I actually took the photo's a few years back and I have to say I haven't seen any of
a similar kind since, they were in woodland, they remind me of "beefeater" hats ...
by Bazz
Fri Sep 15, 2017 5:51 pm
Forum: Fungi ID requests (post here if you aren't sure what type of fungus you've found)
Topic: Any idea?
Replies: 4
Views: 1168

Any idea?

I came across these and have had no luck in getting any form of ID, what family might these come from? I would appreciate any info...
by Bazz
Sat Sep 09, 2017 5:59 pm
Forum: Fungi ID requests (post here if you aren't sure what type of fungus you've found)
Topic: Fungi Sp.?
Replies: 1
Views: 968

Fungi Sp.?

I found this on a log around the Loch Lomond area of Scotland and wondered if someone might show some light on the species, many thanks...
by Bazz
Tue Sep 05, 2017 5:25 pm
Forum: Fungi ID requests (post here if you aren't sure what type of fungus you've found)
Topic: Jelly Baby Species
Replies: 0
Views: 1340

Jelly Baby Species

I found these while walking in Glen Loin Scotland and wondered if they were leotia lubrica
by Bazz
Mon Aug 14, 2017 11:38 am
Forum: Fungi ID requests (post here if you aren't sure what type of fungus you've found)
Topic: Amanita Porphyria?
Replies: 2
Views: 1240

Amanita Porphyria?

I saw this specimen on acid soil near Oak and Birch, between 5 and 7 cms across and my best guess was Amanita Porphria and wondered if this indeed might be the case. I have lightened the photo slightly from the original if by chance it aids ID.
by Bazz
Sun Aug 13, 2017 12:02 pm
Forum: Fungi ID requests (post here if you aren't sure what type of fungus you've found)
Topic: Cortinarius Armillatus?
Replies: 5
Views: 1298

Re: Cortinarius Armillatus

Flaxton wrote:
Sat Aug 12, 2017 10:13 pm
I would be comparing it to Lacrymaria lacrymabunda.

Yes, I agree , you are probably right
by Bazz
Sun Aug 13, 2017 12:02 pm
Forum: Fungi ID requests (post here if you aren't sure what type of fungus you've found)
Topic: Cortinarius Armillatus?
Replies: 5
Views: 1298

Re: Cortinarius Armillatus

When you are learning to identify fungi from a Field Guide, the first step in getting to the right section is the Spore Colour. In many cases, if you have a mature specimen, this will also be the colour of the gills. The gills of this specimen seem to be dark chocolate-black whereas spores of Corti...
by Bazz
Sat Aug 12, 2017 5:43 pm
Forum: Fungi ID requests (post here if you aren't sure what type of fungus you've found)
Topic: Cortinarius Armillatus?
Replies: 5
Views: 1298

Cortinarius Armillatus?

I found this specimen among Birch and oak on acid soil and my best bet on ID was a Cortinarius Armillatus , I would however appreciate an expert to confirm (or not) whether this is indeed maybe the Identity.
by Bazz
Fri Aug 11, 2017 5:10 pm
Forum: Fungi ID requests (post here if you aren't sure what type of fungus you've found)
Topic: Mystery Fungus
Replies: 4
Views: 1441

Mystery Fungus

I came across this (apparent) fungus starting to appear but have no idea on what species it will eventually , I wondered if anyone else as seen such a specimen appear and to what it turned into.
by Bazz
Wed Aug 09, 2017 12:24 pm
Forum: Fungi ID requests (post here if you aren't sure what type of fungus you've found)
Topic: Bolete Help
Replies: 2
Views: 1341

Bolete Help

I came across a small group of Boletes , this one was about 10 cms across although there was some of larger size (15 cms), growing under Beech, overall greyish appearance with grey pores... little discolouration but turning yellowish on aging....I wondered if anyone as seen anything similar before ?...