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Vermilion Waxcap

Observed: 30th September 2013 By: ex-royalex-royal’s reputation in Fungi and Lichensex-royal’s reputation in Fungi and Lichensex-royal’s reputation in Fungi and Lichens
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Description:

Dimensions as illustrated. Tiny bright red cap with a very narrow yellow/orange rim. Relatively long, narrow stem whitening at the base. Growing on moorland adjacent to a disused quarry. The final image may be of a different fungus but was obtained within inches and seconds of the others.

Identifications

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

Species interactions

No interactions present.