andrew's picture

Unknown fungi

Observed: 29th September 2011 By: andrew

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.


Janys Hyde's picture

xylaria longipes

I wonder if this might be the X.longipes which apparently has less stubby, more cylindrical fingers?

Martincito's picture

I was wondering exactly the

I was wondering exactly the same thing! My book says X. polymorpha snaps when bent - unlike X. longipes - so that would help distinguish them.

AlanS's picture

From the photo ...

It could be either. Need to look at the spores.