Fungi Outer Hebrides

Phylum: Basidiomycota   Family: Cortinariaceae

Galerina triscopa  (Fr.) Kühner

A rare species of decaying wood, mainly coniferous, and peat. The sharply umbonate cap and small verrucose spores are good characteristics

Determiner: 
Chris Johnson

References: 
Knudsen & Vesterholt, editors (2012) Funga Nordica
Hann & Walleyn (2009) Studies in Galerina. Galerinae Flandriae (3)
Smith & Singer (1964) A Monograph of the Genus Galerina
Watling & Gregory (1993) British Fungus Flora 7: Cortinariaceae

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