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Copper Spike

Observed: 7th September 2013 By: FenwickfieldFenwickfield’s reputation in Fungi and LichensFenwickfield’s reputation in Fungi and LichensFenwickfield’s reputation in Fungi and LichensFenwickfield’s reputation in Fungi and LichensFenwickfield’s reputation in Fungi and Lichens
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Description:

Reddish brown cap or brick red with a vinaceous tinge
cap 3-12cm very slimy,gills buff with olivaceous tinge becoming purplish with age deeply decurrent stem yellowish buff bright chrome yellow towards the base narrowing. Found in autumn locally common

Identifications

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

Species interactions

No interactions present.