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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
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Description:

About 90 mm in height

Identifications

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Species interactions

No interactions present.

Comments

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Birch

I didn't notice the surrounding trees but the following day I found a Fly Agaric in the same spot:
http://www.ispot.org.uk/node/302279

Perhaps giving some support for the Birch Webcap suggestion?

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Not sure about Amanita

Hi!

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