Fungi Outer Hebrides

Phylum: Ascomycota   Family: Pyronemataceae

Scutellinia decipiens  Le Gal

A typical red to orange-red member of the genus, infrequently recorded. Found on rotten wood, woodland soil and also on wet mossy peat

Determiner: 
Chris Johnson

References: 
Schumacher - The genus Scutellinia (Pyronemataceae), 1990
Hansen & Knudsen - Nordic Macromycetes: Volume 1 - Ascomycetes, 2000

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