Fungi Outer Hebrides

Phylum: Basidiomycota   Family: Russulaceae

Russula brunneoviolacea  Crawshay

An uncommon Brittlegill of mixed broadleaf woodland, often associated with Beech. The specific epithet describes the main colours of brown and violet, but green and crimson are sometimes seen in young fruitbodies

Determiner: 
Chris Johnson

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