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by Flaxton
Tue May 18, 2021 8:37 am
Forum: Fungi ID requests (post here if you aren't sure what type of fungus you've found)
Topic: Identify the mushroom on a Goat Willow tree SALIX
Replies: 3
Views: 700

Re: Identify the mushroom on a Goat Willow tree SALIX

Hi Adam I did notice that but as not many of us foray in Sweden I didn’t expect many members on here to have experience of the species.
by Flaxton
Tue May 11, 2021 8:14 am
Forum: Fungi ID requests (post here if you aren't sure what type of fungus you've found)
Topic: Fungus found beneath Yew tree canopy
Replies: 2
Views: 533

Re: Fungus found beneath Yew tree canopy

With the slight collar under the bulb I think G striatum is a good possibility.
by Flaxton
Tue May 11, 2021 8:10 am
Forum: Fungi ID requests (post here if you aren't sure what type of fungus you've found)
Topic: Identify the mushroom on a Goat Willow tree SALIX
Replies: 3
Views: 700

Re: Identify the mushroom on a Goat Willow tree SALIX

Hi and welcome to the forum. As far as I can see your first suggestion is none UK and the second is very rarely recorded so I think it is unlikely you will get a confirmation from just these photos. Leucogyrophana mollusca supposedly prefers conifer logs so a pointer away from your find. Sorry to be...
by Flaxton
Sat Jan 30, 2021 3:28 pm
Forum: Fungi ID requests (post here if you aren't sure what type of fungus you've found)
Topic: Laccaria tortilis?
Replies: 2
Views: 972

Re: Laccaria tortilis?

Hello Linda A belated welcome to the forum. I think the reason you have had no replies is that it has been missed by most is because it is under the Microscope heading not general id. I think these are just Laccaria laccata rather than L tortillis which tends to prefer wetter areas and is usually fo...
by Flaxton
Tue Jan 26, 2021 11:28 pm
Forum: Fungi ID requests (post here if you aren't sure what type of fungus you've found)
Topic: Exploding puff sack - help ID this please
Replies: 4
Views: 859

Re: Exploding puff sack - help ID this please

It could be Chris but it looks to have the substantial stem more in keeping with verucosum.
Mal
by Flaxton
Thu Jan 14, 2021 4:21 pm
Forum: General fungi discussion
Topic: The year 2020 for fungi
Replies: 1
Views: 668

Re: The year 2020 for fungi

Hi welcome to the forum. Lots of interesting finds. Keep up the good work and let us see the results.
Mal
by Flaxton
Sat Jan 02, 2021 1:14 pm
Forum: Microscopes, Cameras, Equipment, Technology
Topic: Compact/Portable cameras
Replies: 36
Views: 25363

Re: Compact/Portable cameras

Still with my TG4 and has been said not as good as an SLR/DSLR but even with a naff/lazy photographer like me ie no special setup and almost always without tripod I can get some acceptable results.
Mal
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by Flaxton
Tue May 19, 2020 9:35 pm
Forum: Fungi ID requests (post here if you aren't sure what type of fungus you've found)
Topic: Help identifying this bracket fungus please
Replies: 9
Views: 2962

Re: Help identifying this bracket fungus please

That final photo convinces me that it is G australe. It looks to show two years growth of tubes and there is no sterile layer between them as there would be for G applanatum.