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.

Paxillus involutus
Elaphomyces granulatus
Bovista nigrescens
Laetiporus sulphureus
Phlebia tremellosa
Amanita phalloides
Hemitrichia clavata
Mycena rosea
Mycena crocata
Volvariella bombycina
Agaricus langei
Polyporus tuberaster
Inocybe maculata
Megacollybia platyphylla
Suillus collinitus
Russula ionochlora
Agaricus silvaticus
Hapalopilus nidulans
Hygrocybe pratensis var. pratensis
Clathrus ruber
Pulcherricium caeruleum
Diatrypella quercina
Tremella mesenterica
Tulostoma brumale
Morchella Elata
Gymnopilus junonius
Peziza cerea
Chondrostereum purpureum
Stropharia semiglobata
Chlorophyllum rhacodes
Lyophyllum connatum
Geastrum fimbriatum
Mycena polygramma
Chlorophyllum olivieri
Russula firmula
Coltricia perennis
Inocybe erubescens
Schizopora paradoxa
Mycena capillaris
Suillus grevillei
Boletus aereus
Lycoperdon excipuliformis
Sparassis crispa
Phellondon niger
Lactarius deliciosus
Hypoxylon fragiforme
Panellus serotinus
Morchella esculenta
Lepiota magnispora
Helvella atra
Melogramma bulliardii
Mycena galericulata
Boletus rubellus
Cheilymenia fimicola
Armillaria borealis
Lactarius subdulcis
Hygrocybe insipida
Conocybe tenera
Amanita virosa
Dichomitus campestris
Hymenostilbe muscarium
Neottiella rutilans
Crepidotus cesatii
Inonotus radiatus
Ascobolus furfuraceus
Leccinum duriusculum
Neolentinus lepideus
Phenillus igniarius
Ascocoryne cylichnium
Peniophora rufomarginata
Humaria hemisphaerica
Cortinarius alboviolaceus
Tapinella panuoides
Fistulina hepatica
Clitocybe vibecina
Hymenochaete rubiginosa
Agaricus bitorquis
Clavaria zollingeri
Stereum rugosum
Kuehneola uridinis
Russula foetens
Amanita inopinata
Calocybe carnea
Coprinus comatus
Amanita gemmata
Coprinopsis picacea
Xylaria polymorpha
Russula pseudo-olivascens
Boletus queletii
Amanita ceciliae
Clavulina coralloides
Lactarius fulvissimus
Tricholoma sulphureu
Agaricus bohusii
Lactarius fluens
Tricholoma fulvum
Panellus mitis
Agrocybe cylindracea
Cortinarius purpurascens
Phellinus ferreus

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