Fungi Gallery

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Clavulinopsis fusiformis -  Golden Spindles

Clavulinopsis fusiformis

Photo: Bryan Edwards

Clavulinopsis fusiformis
Golden Spindles

An uncommon species in the county in short heathy grassland.

Geoglossum fallax -  an Earth-tongue

Geoglossum fallax

Photo: Bryan Edwards

Geoglossum fallax
an Earth-tongue

This small ascomyocete prefers well-drained acid grassland.

Hygrocybe coccinea - Scarlet Waxcap

Hygrocybe coccinea

Photo: Bryan Edwards

Hygrocybe coccinea
Scarlet Waxcap

One of the more common waxcaps in the county.

Hygrocybe calyptriformis - Pink Waxcap

Hygrocybe calyptriformis

Photo: Bryan Edwards

Hygrocybe calyptriformis
Pink Waxcap

A BAP Priority Species found in two sites in the county.

Hygrocybe chlorophana - Golden Waxcap

Hygrocybe chlorophana

Photo: Bryan Edwards

Hygrocybe chlorophana
Golden Waxcap

The most common yellow waxcap in the county.ounty.

Hygrocybe calyptriformis

Hygrocybe punicea

Photo: Bryan Edwards

Hygrocybe punicea
Crimson Waxcap

A large and handsome but declining species indicative of old unfertilised pastures.