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Brown cupped fungi growing inside a living oak tree

Observed: 2nd January 2012 By: chloe1
S159 Neighbourhood Nature - current student
brown cupped fungi growing inside a living oak tree
Description:

growing inside an oak tree thats living, took some finding.

Identifications

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

  • cupped fungi, brownish
    Confidence: It might be this.
Species interactions

No interactions present.

Comments

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The stem looks to be velvety

The stem looks to be velvety as it would be for Flammulina velutipes. The gills look quite pale for that species but look more like a Mycena.