katthedog's picture

Rare fungi

Observed: 16th September 2013 By: katthedogkatthedog’s reputation in Fungi and Lichenskatthedog’s reputation in Fungi and Lichens
Allopsaliota geesetrani

Caution: Do NOT use iSpot to identify fungi to eat!

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

Species interactions

No interactions present.


Mydaea's picture

Correct spelling is

Correct spelling is Allopsalliota geesterani.

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thanks for the correction :)

flaxton's picture

As Potteric Carr is the only

As Potteric Carr is the only UK location of this fungus you are probably right. It is good to know it is still there. I don't suppose you checked the yellow then red flush of the flesh?

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no, I didn't, but because its in the same spot as it always is, i've was informed that it is. It is in the SSSI so I didn't pick it or remove too much soil.