The Fungi of Southern England

Although most fungi are harmless, a small number are extremely toxic, and should be handled with caution. Never eat a fungus unless you are completely certain of its identity, and the species is known to be edible. If in doubt, discard it.

A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z

Agaricus campestris
 Field mushroom
Agaricus sylvaticus  
Aleuria aurantia  Orange Cup Fungus
Amanita citrina  False Death Cap
Amanita excelsa var spissa  
Amanita fulva  Tawny Grisette
Amanita muscaria  Fly Agaric, Tue Mouche
Amanita rubescens  The Blusher
Amanita vaginata  
Amylostereum laevigatum  
Ascocoryne sarcoides  
Auricularia auricula-judae  Wood Ear, Jelly Ear
Auricularia mesenterica  Tripe Fungus
Biscogniauxia nummularia
 
Bisporella citrina  
Bjerkandera adusta  Smoky Polypore
Bolbitius titubans  Yellow Cow Pat Toadstool
Boletus edulis  Penny Bun, Porcino, Cèpe, Steinpilz
Bulgaria inquinans  
Byssomerulius corium  
Calocera cornea
 
Calocera viscosa  
Calocybe gambosa  St. George's Mushroom
Ceratiomyxa fruticulosa  
Cheilymenia fimicola  
Chlorociboria aeruginascens  Green Cups
Chondrostereum purpureum  
Chroogomphus rutilus  Pine Spike, Copper Spike
Clavulina cinerea  Grey Coral Fungus
Clavulina coralloides  
Clavulina rugosa  
Clitocybe metachroa  
Clitocybe nebularis  Clouded Funnel Cap
Clitocybe odora  Aniseed Funnel
Clitopilus prunulus  The Miller
Coniophora puteana  Wet rot
Coprinellus disseminatus  Fairies Bonnets
Coprinellus micaceus  Glistening Ink Cap, Mica Cap
Coprinopsis radiata  
Coprinus comatus  Lawyer's Wig, Shaggy Ink Cap
Coprobia granulata  
Craterellus tubaeformis  Trumpet Chanterelle, Winter Chanterelle
Crepidotus cesatii  
Cuphophyllus pratensis var. pratensis  Meadow wax cap
Cuphophyllus virgineus var virginea  
Cylindrobasidium laeve  
Cystoderma amianthinum  
Daedaleopsis confragosa
 
Daldinia concentrica  Cramp Balls, King Alfred's Cakes, Coal Fungus
Datronia mollis  
Entoloma conferendum
 
Entoloma sericellum  
Exidia glandulosa  
Exidia plana  
Fistulina hepatica
 Beefsteak Fungus, Ox-Tongue Fungus
Flammulina velutipes  Velvet Shank
Fomes fomentarius  Hoof Fungus, Tinder Fungus
Fuligo septica  
Fuscoporia ferrea  
Galerina marginata
 
Galerina vittiformis  
Ganoderma australe  Southern Bracket
Gliophorus psittacinus  Parrot Wax Cap
Gloeocystidiellum porosum  
Gymnopilus junonius  
Gymnopus confluens  
Gymnopus dryophilus  
Gymnopus fusipes  Spindle Shank
Hebeloma crustuliniforme
 Poison Pie
Helvella crispa  White Saddle Fungus
Hydnum repandum  Hedgehog Fungus, Wood Hedgehog, Pied de Mouton
Hygrocybe chlorophana  
Hygrocybe conica  Blackening Wax Cap
Hygrocybe insipida  
Hygrocybe reidii  
Hygrophoropsis aurantiaca  False Chanterelle
Hymenochaete corrugata  
Hymenochaete rubiginosa  
Hyphoderma setigerum  
Hyphodontia alutaria  
Hyphodontia pallidula  
Hypholoma fasciculare  Sulphur Tuft
Hypoxylon fragiforme  
Hypoxylon fuscum  
Imleria badius
 Bay Bolete
Inocybe geophylla var lilacina  
Inocybe rimosa  
Inonotus radiatus  
Kretzschmaria deusta
 
Kuehneromyces mutabilis  
Laccaria amethystea
 Amethyst Deceiver
Laccaria laccata  Deceiver
Lachnum virgineum  
Lactarius blennius  Beech Milk Cap
Lactarius camphoratus  
Lactarius chrysorrheus  
Lactarius quietus  Oak Milk Cap
Lactarius tabidus  
Lactarius torminosus  Woolly Milk Cap
Lactarius turpis  
Laetiporus sulphureus  Chicken of the Woods, Sulphur Polypore
Leccinum cyaneobasileucum  
Lepiota cristata  Stinking Parasol
Lepista flaccida  Tawny Funnel Cap
Lepista nuda  Wood blewit
Lycogala terrestre  
Lycoperdon nigrescens  
Lycoperdon perlatum  Puffball, Fuzz ball
Lycoperdon pyriforme  
Lyomyces sambuci  
Lyophyllum decastes  
Macrolepiota procera
 Parasol Mushroom
Macrolepiota rhacodes  Shaggy Parasol Mushroom
Marasmius ramealis  
Marasmius rotula  
Mollisia cinerea  
Mutinus caninus  Dog Stinkhorn
Mycena epipterygia  
Mycena filopes  
Mycena galericulata  
Mycena galopus  
Mycena haematopus  Red Bleeding Mycena
Mycena inclinata  
Mycena leptocephala  
Mycena pura  
Mycena speirea  
Nectria cinnabarina
 Coral Spot Fungus
Neoboletus luridiformis  
Oudemansiella mucida
 Porcelain Fungus, Poached Egg Fungus, Slimy Beech Tuft
Panaeolus semiovatus
 Dung Cap
Panellus stipticus  
Paxillus involutus  Brown Roll Rim
Peniophora incarnata  
Peniophora quercina  
Peniophorella praetermissa  
Peziza badia  
Peziza vesiculosa  Bladder Cup
Phaeolus schweinitzii  
Phallus impudicus  Stinkhorn
Phanerochaete sordida  
Phanerochaete velutina  
Phlebia radiata  
Phlebia rufa  
Phlebia tremellosa  Jelly Rot
Piptoporus betulinus  Birch Bracket, Razor Strop Fungus
Pleurotus ostreatus  Oyster Mushroom
Pluteus cervinus  Deer Cap
Polyporus squamosus  Dryad's Saddle
Psathyrella piluliformis  
Psilocybe semilanceata  Liberty Cap, Magic Mushroom
Radulomyces confluens
 
Resinicium bicolor  
Rhodocollybia butyracea  
Rhodocollybia maculata  
Rickenella fibula  
Russula atropurpurea  Purple Black Russula
Russula emetica  The Sickener
Russula nigricans  Blackening Russula
Russula sardonia  
Schizopora paradoxa
 
Scleroderma citrinum  Earth Ball
Scleroderma verrucosum  
Scutellinia scutellata  Eye-lash fungus
Skeletocutis nivea  
Skeletocutis vulgaris  
Stereum gausapatum  
Stereum hirsutum  
Stereum rugosum  
Stereum sanguinolentum  
Suillus bovinus  Jersey Cow Bolete
Suillus grevillei  Larch Bolete
Suillus luteus  Slippery Jack
Thelephora terrestris
 Earth Fan
Trametes gibbosa  
Trametes versicolor  
Tremella mesenterica  Yellow Brain Fungus
Trichaptum abietinum  
Tricholoma fulvum  
Tricholoma sulphureum  Sulphur Tricholoma, Sulphur Knight Cap
Tricholomopsis rutilans  Plums and Custard
Tubifera ferruginosa  
Vuilleminia comedens
 
Xerula radicata
 Rooting Shank
Xylaria carpophila  
Xylaria hypoxylon  Candle Snuff Fungus, Stag's Horn
Xylaria polymorpha  Dead Man's Fingers

186 species.

Last updated: 28/05/2022 18:55:19.