Tuisku's picture

Common Funnel

Observed: 15th November 2009 By: TuiskuTuisku’s reputation in Fungi and Lichens
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Beautifully shaped buff coloured mushroom.


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

Species interactions

No interactions present.


miked's picture

I agree that it could well be

I agree that it could well be this species although there are a couple of others that look rather like this too. Did you smell it, many of the clitocybes have interesting smells that can sometimes help with identification.

Tuisku's picture

What else could it be?

I did not smell it, but later read from my mushroom book about the smells! What other species could it be? I am no expert :-)

Exobasidium's picture

Common Funnel

Another possibility is Lepista flaccida.