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Parasol?

Observed: 5th November 2012 By: Godsold HouseGodsold House’s reputation in Fungi and LichensGodsold House’s reputation in Fungi and Lichens
Parasol?
Description:

Closed cap bigger than a golf ball, smaller than a tennis ball. Just these 2 found not far into a beech wood.

Identifications

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Species interactions

No interactions present.

Comments

D.M.H.'s picture

Did it smell of almonds?

Did it smell of almonds?

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Almonds

Didn't kneel to smell it! Nothing almondy in the air though...

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Stipe

Looking at the pictures of A. augustus they all show a textured stipe - my find was definitely smooth.

D.M.H.'s picture

Yes on inspection of larger

Yes on inspection of larger picture this is not A.augustus. My mistake sorry.

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