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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: 764
Views: 152833

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: 83

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: 140

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: 156

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: 235

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: 197

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: 197

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...
by Flaxton
Fri Nov 09, 2018 10:27 pm
Forum: Fungi ID requests (post here if you aren't sure what type of fungus you've found)
Topic: Small Brown Fungus
Replies: 7
Views: 647

Re: Small Brown Fungus

Chris
Some of the cystidia look to have crystals at the top. The only groups I know with white spores and that form of cystida are Malanoleuca Strobilurus and Lentinus unfortunately none have spores so small.
Mal
by Flaxton
Sun Nov 04, 2018 4:41 pm
Forum: Fungi ID requests (post here if you aren't sure what type of fungus you've found)
Topic: Identification please?
Replies: 5
Views: 481

Re: Identification please?

No sign of yellow on the ring so I would go with A ostyae