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by Flaxton
Wed Jun 12, 2019 7:35 am
Forum: Fungi ID requests (post here if you aren't sure what type of fungus you've found)
Topic: New to fungi
Replies: 1
Views: 46

Re: New to fungi

Hi welcome to the forum. I think the first is a young Pleurotus and the second a Hypholoma.
Mal
by Flaxton
Mon Feb 04, 2019 11:17 pm
Forum: Fungi ID requests (post here if you aren't sure what type of fungus you've found)
Topic: Fungus on calcareous soil, W Crete
Replies: 3
Views: 254

Re: Fungus on calcareous soil, W Crete

Russula is as far as I could go but you probably knew that.
by Flaxton
Wed Jan 23, 2019 11:09 pm
Forum: General fungi discussion
Topic: Fungus Of The Day (One identified fungus only please, with species name in attachment comment and in post)
Replies: 769
Views: 185737

Re: Fungus Of The Day (One identified fungus only please, with species name in attachment comment and in post)

I think there are a lot of seasonal fungi hunters who may miss this but there are enough of us about and it is so distinctive I am sure the records are a true reflection of its distribution.
Mal
by Flaxton
Mon Jan 14, 2019 9:16 am
Forum: Fungi ID requests (post here if you aren't sure what type of fungus you've found)
Topic: Possible Hygrophoropsis hypothejus
Replies: 3
Views: 307

Re: Possible Hygrophoropsis hypothejus

I would say both of these finds are the same H hypothejus.
by Flaxton
Tue Jan 08, 2019 10:15 pm
Forum: Fungi ID requests (post here if you aren't sure what type of fungus you've found)
Topic: Fungus on Holly
Replies: 3
Views: 391

Re: Fungus on Holly

Worth looking out for Mollisia subglobosa which grows with Nectria on Holly.
by Flaxton
Tue Jan 01, 2019 11:14 am
Forum: Fungi ID requests (post here if you aren't sure what type of fungus you've found)
Topic: todays unknowns
Replies: 3
Views: 352

Re: todays unknowns

Happy New Year. Chondrostereum purpureum for your first Russula atropurpurea and Lepista nuda the others.
Mal
by Flaxton
Tue Dec 18, 2018 8:49 pm
Forum: Fungi ID requests (post here if you aren't sure what type of fungus you've found)
Topic: Need some help identifying these mushrooms
Replies: 4
Views: 490

Re: Need some help identifying these mushrooms

Fomes fomentarius for the first and Boletus luridiformis or whatever is name is this week.
by Flaxton
Tue Dec 18, 2018 10:09 am
Forum: Fungi ID requests (post here if you aren't sure what type of fungus you've found)
Topic: Microglossum?
Replies: 4
Views: 456

Re: Microglossum?

There are also photos on the net of G atropurpureum looking like this but how accurate these are.
by Flaxton
Tue Dec 18, 2018 10:01 am
Forum: Fungi ID requests (post here if you aren't sure what type of fungus you've found)
Topic: Microglossum?
Replies: 4
Views: 456

Re: Microglossum?

Hi Chris "both" species? A bit behind the times as there a dozen or so now Chris ;) It looks to have the shape of Sabuloglossum arenarium but although that can be brown it should be darker than this. I think microscope work would be the only way forward. Mal Ps not used much in real life yet but tak...