October 2004 Buckinghamshire. Photograph copyright Leif Goodwin.
Clouded Funnel Cap
Convex, then flattened, sometimes depressed, with a broad central bump, greyish brown, margin pale, to about 20 cm across
Decurrent, broad, crowded, whitish to buff
Stout, broader at the base, fibrous, concolorous with the cap
Autumn to early winter
Spores ellipsoidal, smooth (5.5-8) x (3.5-5) µm2
Take care not to confuse with C. geotropa
17 October 2010 Hampshire. Photograph copyright Leif Goodwin.