Fungi Outer Hebrides

Phylum: Basidiomycota   Family: Entolomataceae

Clitopilus prunulus  (Scop.) P. Kumm.

The Miller

Common among grassy areas, usually near and under trees. The genus has unusual, 'winged' spores. The common name is derived from a distinct farinaceous smell

Determiner: 
Chris Johnson

References: 
Overall (2017) Fungi: Mushroom & Toadstools of parks, gardens, heaths and woodlands
O'Reilly (2016) Fascinated by Fungi

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