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Pretty orange fungi

Observed: 24th September 2010 By: New Forest WalkerNew Forest Walker’s reputation in Fungi and Lichens
Pretty orange fungi
Description:

Found under birch trees on New Forest heathland. A lot of Fly Agarics around it.

Identifications

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Species interactions

No interactions present.

Comments

flaxton's picture

I would say you are right

I would say you are right when you mention Fly Agarics. You sometimes find them with no veil remnants

miked's picture

would be nice if it were A.

would be nice if it were A. caesarea but suspect its not.

flaxton's picture

There is a form recognised by

There is a form recognised by some of A muscaria form aureola which has an orange-yellow cap and lacks any velar warts.

Blewit Boy's picture

Looks like...........

Looks like Amanita caesarea. It'd be nice to think it might be! But I suppose the evidence is slim going on the evidence that there were other A.muscari around a plenty.

chris