Fungi Outer Hebrides

Phylum: Basidiomycota   Family: Strophariaceae

Naucoria escharoides  (Fr.) P. Kumm.

Ochre Aldercap

This fungus is always found with Common Alder Alnus glutinosa in particularly wet habitats, often in trooping groups

Determiner: 
Chris Johnson

References: 
Breitenbach & Kranzlin (2000) Fungi of Switzerland, Volume 5, Agarics, 3rd Part
Overall (2017) Fungi: Mushroom & Toadstools of parks, gardens, heaths and woodlands
Hedger & George (2018) Lundy Fungi: a Photographic Guide

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