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Unknown orange mushroom

Observed: 25th October 2012 By: djturpindjturpin’s reputation in Fungi and Lichensdjturpin’s reputation in Fungi and Lichens

About 90 mm in height


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

Species interactions

No interactions present.


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I didn't notice the surrounding trees but the following day I found a Fly Agaric in the same spot:

Perhaps giving some support for the Birch Webcap suggestion?

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Not sure about Amanita


It hasn't come across very well in the photo but the cap was quite orange in daylight.