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Fungi - help please

Observed: 17th April 2011 By: Roger GilbertRoger Gilbert’s reputation in Fungi and LichensRoger Gilbert’s reputation in Fungi and LichensRoger Gilbert’s reputation in Fungi and Lichens
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Description:
Identifications

Caution: Do NOT use iSpot to identify fungi to eat!

Some fungi are very poisonous so a mistaken ID could have serious consequences.

Species interactions

No interactions present.

Comments

flaxton's picture

I agree that C gambosa is the

I agree that C gambosa is the most likely but without more detail it would be imposible to be sure.

DavidNotton's picture

Sounds like we agree

Sadly my local StGM rings have been very poor on account of the dry weather.

Roger Gilbert's picture

Thank you both for the ID ..

I am planning to return in the next few days what other information should I look for to be able to be able to confirm it as St George's Mushroom.

Howardian Local Nature Reserve
http://www.howardianlnr.org.uk

DavidNotton's picture

Confirmatory characters

You could check Roger's mushrooms website based on Roger Phillips well known field guide:

http://www.rogersmushrooms.com/gallery/DisplayBlock~bid~5697~source~gall...

Hope this does the trick!