Deer Shield

Deer Shield

Observation - Deer Shield - UK and Ireland. Description: Stem 4 cm long, 7 mm wide, whitish, fibrous, growing at an angle from crack in a tree stump, no ring. Cap 5 cm across, dirty light-brown with radial fibres visible, flat with in-curved margin. Strip missing from cap showing white flesh within. White free

Stem 4 cm long, 7 mm wide, whitish, fibrous, growing at an angle from crack in a tree stump, no ring. Cap 5 cm across, dirty light-brown with radial fibres visible, flat with in-curved margin. Strip missing from cap showing white flesh within. White free gills.