Wanstead Flats - Fungi

(for a description of the Fungi of the area see The Fungi of Southern Epping Forest by C.W. Plant and G. Kibby, The London Naturalist, No.63, 1984.)

 

Species
Common Name
Location
Agaricus campestris Field Mushroom  
Agaricus macrosporus Upland Horse Mushroom  
Agaricus xanthoderma
Yellow Stainer  
Anthracobia macrocystis a cup fungus  
Auricularia mesenterica Tripe Fungus  
Boletus chrysenteron Red-cracked Boletus  
Claviceps purpurea
Ergot  
Collybia dryophila Russett Toughshank  
Collybia maculata Spotted Toughshank  
Coprinus plicatilis Japanese Umbrella  
Flammulina velutipes Velvet Foot  
Gymnopilus junonius Spectacular Rustgill  
Hygrocybe ceracea Butter Waxcap  
Hygrocybe nigrescens Blackening Wax-cap  
Hygrocybe psittacina Parrot Wax-cap  
Hypholoma fasciculare Sulphur Tuft  
Laccaria amethystea Amethyst Deceiver  
Lacrymaria velutina Weeping Widow  
Lepista nuda Wood Blewit  
Lepista saeva Blewit  
Leucoagaricus (Lepiota) leucothites White Dapperling  
Lycoperdon perlatum Puffball  
Macrolepiota procera Parasol  
Macrolepiota rhacodes Shaggy Parasol  
Macrotyphula (Clavaria) fistulosa Pipe Club  
Marasmius androsaceus Horse-hair Fungus  
Marasmius oreades Fairy Ring Champignon  
Meripilus giganteus Giant Polypore  
Mycena epipterygia Yellowleg Bonnet  
Mycena flavo-alba Ivory Bonnet  
Mycena galericulata Bonnet Mycena  
Mycena galopus Milking Bonnet  
Mycena leptocephala Nitrous Bonnet  
Nectria cinnabarina Coral-spot  
Panaeolus acuminatus (rickenii) Dewdrop Mottlegill  
Peziza repanda Palamino Cup  
Phallus impudicus
Stinkhorn  
Phlebia radiata (merismoides) Wrinkled Crust  
Piptoporus betulinus Birch Polypore  
Pluteus cervinus Deer Toadstool  
Polyporus squamosus
Dryad's Saddle  
Psathyrella candolleana Crumble Cap  
Psathyrella gracilis Brittlestem  
Russula cyanoxantha The Charcoal Burner  
Russula vesca Bare-toothed Russula  
Schizophyllum commune Splitgill Fungus 27/02/2016
Stropharia aeruginosa Verdigris Agaric  
Trametes  (Coriolus) versicolor Many-zoned Polypore  
Tremella mesenterica Yellow Brain  
Tricholoma saponaceum Soapy Knight  
Tubaria furfuracea Scurfy Twiglet  
Volvariella speciosa Rosegill  

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fungi
fungi
Taxon
Leucoagaricus) (Lepiota) leucothites