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Wax cap

Observed: 28th October 2011 By: jenniferpowelljenniferpowell’s reputation in Fungi and Lichens
2011-10-28 16.33.32
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Description:
Identifications

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

Species interactions

No interactions present.

Comments

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Have you not noticed all my

Have you not noticed all my photos look like that!!! Lol, camera broke a while back so am using my phone.

jennifer powell

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By the way, so if the gills

By the way, so if the gills sare white its a wax cap and if they are black they are an ink cap?

jennifer powell

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Not quite as simple as that

Not quite as simple as that but the colour of the spores (which often gives the gills their colour) can help to identify to genus at least.

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Thank you!

Thank you!

jennifer powell