Fungi Outer Hebrides

Phylum: Basidiomycota   Family: Strophariaceae

Stropharia pseudocyanea   (Desm.) Morgan

Peppery Roundhead

A striking roundhead, turning blue with age starting with the stipe then the cap. A grassland species, not uncommon

Determiner: 
Chris Johnson

References: 
Noordeloos (2011) Fungi Europaei, 13: Strophariaceae
Hedger & George (2018) Lundy Fungi: a Photographic Guide

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