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by Flaxton
Wed Nov 27, 2019 9:02 am
Forum: Fungi ID requests (post here if you aren't sure what type of fungus you've found)
Topic: Patch of Amantia? Plus something that has me confused
Replies: 5
Views: 642

Re: Patch of Amantia? Plus something that has me confused

Like Adam I don’t class myself as a proper expert I have only got 35 years experience 😉 Once you have seen a few Blushers you rarely need to disturb them. There is normally some reddening on the fruit body especially where it has been damaged/eaten. If you cut the fruit body in half it should turn p...
by Flaxton
Tue Nov 26, 2019 10:40 pm
Forum: Fungi ID requests (post here if you aren't sure what type of fungus you've found)
Topic: Ball shaped fungi with lattice interior
Replies: 2
Views: 483

Re: Ball shaped fungi with lattice interior

Hi Jane welcome to the forum.
It is one of the "stink horn" group. It may develop into a Phallus impudicus or even better as a White cage fungi Ileodictyon cibarium.. leave the second one to develop and update us as to what it turns in to.
Mal
by Flaxton
Sat Nov 23, 2019 11:11 pm
Forum: Fungi ID requests (post here if you aren't sure what type of fungus you've found)
Topic: ID please beginner
Replies: 4
Views: 559

Re: ID please beginner

Another comment. Your photos suggest you were worried about touching your finds. You cannot absorb any poison from touching so no need for the gloves in future.
by Flaxton
Sat Nov 23, 2019 11:06 pm
Forum: Fungi ID requests (post here if you aren't sure what type of fungus you've found)
Topic: Amanita species?
Replies: 3
Views: 505

Re: Amanita species?

I would agree with that Nick.
by Flaxton
Wed Nov 20, 2019 9:14 pm
Forum: Fungi on miscellaneous substrates (not soil or wood)
Topic: Ash die-back
Replies: 1
Views: 466

Re: Ash die-back

Nicely done Chris. I had a devil of a job to find the croziers and even more trouble getting a photo.
Mal
by Flaxton
Tue Nov 12, 2019 11:33 pm
Forum: Fungi ID requests (post here if you aren't sure what type of fungus you've found)
Topic: ID request of parasol fungi
Replies: 2
Views: 133

Re: ID request of parasol fungi

This is a Mycena rather than a Parasola but the gills don’t look grey enough for M aetites. Did it have a distinct smell?
by Flaxton
Sun Nov 10, 2019 8:32 am
Forum: Fungi ID requests (post here if you aren't sure what type of fungus you've found)
Topic: Possible Lepiota?
Replies: 4
Views: 240

Re: Possible Lepiota?

Lepiota aspera is a possibility.
by Flaxton
Wed Nov 06, 2019 7:44 am
Forum: Fungi ID requests (post here if you aren't sure what type of fungus you've found)
Topic: Bunch of ? on rotten fallen tree
Replies: 3
Views: 232

Re: Bunch of ? on rotten fallen tree

Note to self - look at the picture carefully and not just the thumbnail.
Thanks Chris.
by Flaxton
Tue Nov 05, 2019 10:16 pm
Forum: Fungi ID requests (post here if you aren't sure what type of fungus you've found)
Topic: Bunch of ? on rotten fallen tree
Replies: 3
Views: 232

Re: Bunch of ? on rotten fallen tree

Pleurotus ostreatus Would be my suggestion.
Mal
by Flaxton
Mon Nov 04, 2019 8:55 am
Forum: Fungi ID requests (post here if you aren't sure what type of fungus you've found)
Topic: Fungi ID from Norfolk
Replies: 2
Views: 207

Re: Fungi ID from Norfolk

It is part of the Bolete family but a Paxillus for me.
Mal