Species of fungi recorded at Moore Nature Reserve on 05 October 2003.

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Scientific Name
English Name
Amanita muscaria* Fly Agaric with birch
Amanita muscaria var. formosa with birch
Armillaria gallica Bulbous Honey Fungus on soil near beech
Bolbitius vitellinus Yellow Fieldcap wood chips
Chondrostereum purpureum Silverleaf Fungus growing on stump
Coprinus comatus Shaggy Inkcap/Lawyer's Wig
Coprinus disseminatus Fairy Inkcap
Cortinarius sp. Webcap on soil near willow
Daedaleopsis confragosa Blushing Bracket growing on goat willow
Entoloma chalybaeum Indigo Pinkgill
Ganoderma adspersum growing on oak stump
Flammulina velutipes Velvet Shank
Hygrocybe conica Blackening Waxcap
Hygrophoropsis aurantiaca False Chanterelle
Hygrophorus persoonii Woodwax
Hypholoma fasciculare Sulphur Tuft
Hypomyces chrysospermus Bolete Mould on Paxillus involutus
Hypoxylon multiforme Birch Woodwart growing on birch
Laccaria amethystina Amethyst Deceiver
Laccaria proxima Scurfy Deceiver
Lactarius pubescens* Bearded Milkcap with birch
Lactarius tabidus Birch Milkcap with birch
Lactarius turpis Ugly Milkcap with birch
Lepiota cristata Stinking Dapperling
Leucocoprinus brebissonii Skullcap Dapperling
Lycoperdon perlatum Common Puffball
Nectria cinnabarina Coral Spot
Omphalina pyxidata Navel
Paxillus involutus* Brown Rollrim with birch
Piptoporus betulinus Birch Polypore growing on birch
Pluteus cervinus Deer Shield
Rhytisma acerinum Sycamore Tarspot on sycamore leaves
Scleroderma citrinum Common Earthball
Vascellum pratense Meadow Puffball
Xylaria hypoxylon Candlesnuff Fungus

* these species were found in very large numbers throughout the reserve.
   one yellow cap (var. formosa) of Amanita muscaria was found.

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