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Purple fungi in leaf litter

Observed: 19th September 2011 By: amw632
S159 Neighbourhood Nature - current student
amw632’s reputation in Fungi and Lichens
Purple fungi in leaf litter
Purple fungi in leaf litter 1

Deep violet coloured convex cap with depressed centre, cap diameter 2.5 cm and 1.5 cm, purple gills. Height 3 cm, stem is also purple 0.5 cm diameter. Several other specimens at the location. Scale: 10p coin ~2.5 cm diameter.


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