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Should be easy

Observed: 6th October 2011 By: DavidHowdon
Amateur Entomologists' SocietyLondon Natural History SocietySelborne Society
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Description:

Something this brightly coloured seems like it should be distinctive.

Identifications

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Species interactions

No interactions present.

Comments

Beagle's picture

Scarlet Waxcap

Also, good photo-match in Sterry & Hughes 'British Mushrooms and Toadstools' when compared to H. splendissima and H. punicea. Regards

Hugh