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Fungi

Observed: 21st September 2011 By: mellow78mellow78’s reputation in Fungi and Lichensmellow78’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.

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    Likely ID
    Fluted birds nest. (C. striatus)
    Confidence: I'm as sure as I can be.
    ID agreements (): 2 People
    • jhn7
      S159 Neighbourhood Nature - course complete
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Species interactions

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Comments

mellow78's picture

My first find

I am pretty sure that this is what I say but any help will be appreciated. Are these wide spread
or confined to Cornwall?

jhn7's picture

Delightful!

I hope you can access this website to see distribution
http://www.searchnbn.net/gridMap/gridMap.jsp?allDs=1&srchSpKey=NBNSYS000...
and this one to see further info
http://www.leifgoodwin.co.uk/Fungi/Cyathus%20striatus.html

Janet
Certificate in Contemporary Science (Open)

mellow78's picture

Great stuff!! thanks for

Great stuff!! thanks for that, will help me loads. :)

Danny the Pirate's picture

They do realy look like eggs

They do realy look like eggs in the cup!