Fungi Outer Hebrides

Phylum: Basidiomycota   Family: Physalacriaceae

Flammulina velutipes var. velutipes   (Curtis) Singer

Velvet Shank

Usually found in clusters on dead stumps and trees. A species most often found in late autumn and winter. Very common nationally but scarce in the Outer Hebrides

Determiner: 
Chris Johnson

References: 
Knudsen & Vesterholt (2012 second edition) - Funga Nordica

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