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Umm.. Mushroom..

Observed: 25th October 2011 By: CandlesnuffCandlesnuff’s reputation in Fungi and LichensCandlesnuff’s reputation in Fungi and Lichens
Umm.. Mushroom..
Description:

Not quite as pink in real life! More yellowy!

Identifications

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Species interactions

No interactions present.

Comments

Candlesnuff's picture

Hmm, I was pretty sure this

Hmm, I was pretty sure this wasn't a milkcap. It definitly wasn't producing any "milk"!

flaxton's picture

The gills look too fine for H

The gills look too fine for H aurantiaca.

Candlesnuff's picture

Yeah, ah well, just an idea!

Yeah, ah well, just an idea! I've not seen what I know for definite is a false chanterelle in real life and in pictures the gills look fairly fine and crowded.

Martincito's picture

Each of a False Chanterelle

Each of a False Chanterelle gills forks into two, then each of the forks forks again into two and so on. They have little nobbles at each fork. They are up there with the Fly Agaric as one of the few mushrooms that I recognise without hours of study!

Candlesnuff's picture

Haha! Fair enough! There's

Haha! Fair enough! There's definitly others I know much morw about than the false chanterelle!