Identifying a few fungi

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Note any smells, and associated trees or plants (eg oak, birch). A spore print can be very useful.
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Identifying a few fungi

Post by A.Walsh » Wed Apr 03, 2019 2:04 pm

Hi, does anyone know what these fungi are?
In December 2018 I took part in a fungi survey at The Woodlands Farm Trust in Welling and there are some species of fungi I am still struggling to ID.
Thank you for your help.
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Little white fungus top
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Yellow fungus underneath
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Yellow fungus top

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Re: Identifying a few fungi

Post by adampembs » Wed Apr 03, 2019 2:28 pm

Welcome to UK fungi. Its not easy to identify fungi, so to get the best chance of IDs, we have this guide. Its usually hard to identify when fungi are old and dry.
viewtopic.php?f=4&t=49

The one on the oak leaves is a a Mycena. There are several species that look very similar and can only be separated by microscopy.
The bright yellow one...did it have a pungent smell of coal gas? because it looks like Tricholoma sulphureum (Sulphur Knight) ? Smells are very important with fungi.
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