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by adampembs
Thu Nov 23, 2017 10:25 am
Forum: Fungi ID requests (post here if you aren't sure what type of fungus you've found)
Topic: Found under Horse chestnut tree
Replies: 1
Views: 12

Re: Found under Horse chestnut tree

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Adam
by adampembs
Tue Nov 21, 2017 8:43 pm
Forum: Fungi ID requests (post here if you aren't sure what type of fungus you've found)
Topic: Parasola ID needed please
Replies: 7
Views: 56

Re: Parasola ID needed please

Why are you sure it isn't P.misera. Looks a good match to me :? As far as I can see, no other Parasola has spores that shape.

P.S Rather than put a rule in, it is usually more helpful to supply actual measurements, of say 6 spores.
by adampembs
Tue Nov 21, 2017 5:39 pm
Forum: Fungi ID requests (post here if you aren't sure what type of fungus you've found)
Topic: Unknown Mycenoid
Replies: 3
Views: 41

Re: Unknown Mycenoid

Welcome to Uk Fungi :) Nice photo, but unfortunately Mycenas need quite a lot of info to get a confirmed ID. Most important is to look at the gill cystidia. This is vital and more important than spores. Also, checking if it has 2 or 4 spored basidia, and we really need to see the gills. Having said ...
by adampembs
Sat Nov 18, 2017 5:48 pm
Forum: Fungi ID requests (post here if you aren't sure what type of fungus you've found)
Topic: first time hunting and need help identifying
Replies: 2
Views: 41

Re: first time hunting and need help identifying

Welcome to UK Fungi I use Picasa and export images as a batch so I only resize in one go. I would suggest starting with 2 or 3 species in any case. Each one can require quite a bit of time to identify and no-one here gets paid, we all do it out of love of our hobby and commitment to finding and reco...
by adampembs
Mon Nov 13, 2017 5:41 pm
Forum: Fungi ID requests (post here if you aren't sure what type of fungus you've found)
Topic: Help with identification please...
Replies: 2
Views: 48

Re: Help with identification please...

Welcome to Uk Fungi. :)

This looks to be Pholiota squarrosa Shaggy Scalycap.
by adampembs
Mon Nov 13, 2017 5:26 pm
Forum: Fungi ID requests (post here if you aren't sure what type of fungus you've found)
Topic: Please ID
Replies: 6
Views: 65

Re: Please ID

Chris Yeates wrote:
Mon Nov 13, 2017 5:20 pm
adampembs wrote:
Mon Nov 13, 2017 4:35 pm
For those who are unsure what the P stands for, the full name is Phallus hadriani :D

Welcome to Uk Fungi, General !
Did you not spot my Phallus at the end of the previous paragraph? :roll:
Clearly not, but now I have! :roll:
Anyway, it's now a bit more obvious
by adampembs
Mon Nov 13, 2017 4:35 pm
Forum: Fungi ID requests (post here if you aren't sure what type of fungus you've found)
Topic: Please ID
Replies: 6
Views: 65

Re: Please ID

For those who are unsure what the P stands for, the full name is Phallus hadriani :D

Welcome to Uk Fungi, General !
by adampembs
Sun Nov 12, 2017 9:59 am
Forum: Fungi ID requests (post here if you aren't sure what type of fungus you've found)
Topic: Mycenoid on dead plant by Yew stump
Replies: 3
Views: 51

Re: Mycenoid on dead plant by Yew stump

Thanks Roy.
I have a cold this week, and my sense of smell varies a lot depending on my sinuses!
The outline of the spores is smooth, just looked like a Russula type network, perhaps lipid formation inside the spore?