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Waxcap.

Observed: 3rd November 2012 By: moremothmoremoth’s reputation in Fungi and Lichensmoremoth’s reputation in Fungi and Lichensmoremoth’s reputation in Fungi and Lichensmoremoth’s reputation in Fungi and Lichens
Waxcap.
Description:

Bright red waxcaps.

Identifications

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Species interactions

No interactions present.

Comments

D.M.H.'s picture

Looking at cylindrical stem

Looking at cylindrical stem eliminates Splendid waxcap,not fibrose stem and no brown in cap eliminate Crimson waxcap. If we had stem base we could see if it was Honey waxcap but cap don't look right. So agree its likely to be Scarlet waxcap.

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