Fungi Outer Hebrides

Phylum: Basidiomycota   Family: Physalacriaceae

Armillaria gallica  Marxm. & Romagn.

Bulbous Honey Fungus

The main characteristic is the bulbous base; the cap scabers can be yellowy-brown or mainly brown. Initially parasitic then saprobic on broadleaved trees

Determiner: 
Geoffrey Kibby

References: 
Knudsen & Vesterholt, editors (2012) Funga Nordica
Overall (2017) Fungi: Mushroom & Toadstools of parks, gardens, heaths and woodlands

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