British Fungi Identification

The British Fungi Identification page on Wild About Britain can be used to help you identify species of Fungi found in the UK.

However, if they all look the same, or you need some help in identifying a particular species, click here to post a question in our forum, where some of our really helpful members should be able to help.

Russula atropurpurea
Russula virescens
Lepiota grangei
Xylaria carpophila
Psilocybe coprophila
Tricholomopsis rutilans
Cortinarius livido-ochraceus
Phanerochaete velutina
Lactarius blennius
Pholiota highlandensis
Ascocoryne cylichnium
Amanita echinocephala
Sarcodon squamosus
Rosellinia aquila
Scutellinia subhirtella
Helvella ephippium
Choiromyces meandriformia
Bulgaria inquinans
Diatrypella quercina
Pleurotus ostreatus
Phelbia radiata
Agaricus augustus
Buchwaldoboletus lignicola
Gymnosporangium sabinae
Tapinella atrotomentosa
Xylaria longipes
Psathyrella artemisiae
Parasola auricoma
Microsphaera alphitoides
Flammulaster granulosus
Strobilurus tenacellus
Pluteus cervinus
Amanita rubescens
Phellinus ferreus
Hygrocybe laeta var. laeta
Hypholoma fascicular
Omphalina hepatica
Lactarius hepaticus
Hygrophorus hypothejus
Lacrymaria lacrymabunda
Cortinarius stillatitius
Tricholoma fulvum
Scutellinia umbrarum
Lycogala terrestre
Coltricia perennis
Fomitopsis pinicola
Xerocomus paraciticus
Ganoderma applanatum
Mycena rosea
Strobilomyces strobilaceus
Boletus luridiformis
Agaricus bohusii
Clitocybe amarescens
Lactarius rufus
Inocybe rimosa
Poronia punctata
Hygrocybe quieta
Inocybe geophylla
Amanita crocea
Schizophyllum commune
Clitocybe fragrans
Trametes versicoloe
Psathyrella scatophila
Hypomyces aurantius
Parasola leiocephalus
Panellus serotinus
Delicatula integrella
Panaeolus semiovatus var. semiovatus
Inocybe lanuginosa var. lanuginosa
Lepiota castanea
Leccinum versipelle
Beltrania querna
Dacrymyces stillatus
Coprinopsis atramentaria
Leccinum variicolor
Macrolepiota rhacodes var bohemica
Russula gracillima
Cystoderma amianthinum
Laccaria amethystina
Entoloma rhodopolium
Handkea utriformis
Agaricus silvicola
Lentinus tigrinus
Russula pseudo-olivascens
Laetiporus sulphureus
Lepiota aspera
Ischnoderma benzoinum
Cortinarius sanguineus
Trichaptum abietinum
Dermoloma cuneifolium
Calocera pallidospathulata
Psathyrella candolleana
Hypholoma marginatum
Boletus calopus
Lactarius pyrogalus
Xylaria hypoxylon
Calocera viscosa
Badhamia utricularis
Panaeolus papilionaceus var. parvisporus
Clitopilus prunulus

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