Fungi Outer Hebrides

Phylum: Basidiomycota   Family: Clavariaceae

Typhula contorta  (Holmsk.) Olariaga (2012)

Pipe Club

The species is often found on woody debris in deciduous woodland but the variety is more often to be seen attached to dead wood. It has a finely textured surface which is pinkish or apricot brown. Rare this far north, first recorded on the Outer Hebrides in 2010

Chris Johnson