vivmbrooks's picture

Tuberbellisporum (2)

Observed: 9th June 2011 By: vivmbrooks
Tuberbellisporum (2)
Tuberbellisporum (2) 1
Description:
Identifications

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  • Tuber bellisporum
    Confidence: It might be this.
Species interactions

No interactions present.

Comments

flaxton's picture

Tuber bellisporum is a non

Tuber bellisporum is a non British fungi so I think this is unlikely. Not sure what it might be though.

Blewit Boy's picture

Possibly........

Possibly the tuberous root of a plant, rather than a fungi? Just a thought.

chris

mandyson's picture

How about...

I'd like to suggest the fungus commonly known as Dead Man's Fingers (Xylaria polymorpha - found on tree stumps, irregular in shape and white inside....

Blewit Boy's picture

You could.................

You could well be onto something with X.polymopha mandyson.

chris

vivmbrooks's picture

Indentification

I might have agreed with Dead Man's Fingers but this I found on open soil with no obvious wood around, so i'm not sure about that identification.