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.

Lepiota grangei
Dacrymyces stillatus
Cortinarius praestans
Geastrum floriforme
Bjerkandera fumosa
Pluteus petasatus
Laetiporus sulphureus
Gymnopilus penetrana
Hygrocybe miniata
Tubaria conspersa
Scleroderma aerolatum
Agrocybe cylindracea
Stereum rugosum
Amanita echinocephala
Meripilus giganteus
Lactarius quietus
Exidia truncata
Tapinella atrotomentosa
Cylindrobasidium laeve
Conocybe pubescens
Neolentinus lepideus
Parasola auricoma
Lepiota cristata
Lactarius pallidus
Crepidotus epibryus
Omphalina sphagnicola
Hygrocybe psittacina var. psittacina
Tarzetta catinus
Auricularia auricula-judae
Encoelia furfuracea
Amanita citrina
Leptosphaeria acuta
Russula fragilis
Marasmius epiphyllus
Sarcodon squamosus
Serpula himantioides
Lasiosphaeria spermoides
Badhamia utricularis
Leotia lubrica
Cortinarius stillatitius
Fomes fomentarius
Pluteus romellii
Tubaria furfuracea
Grifola frondosa
Oxyporus populinus
Mycena filopes
Polyporus leptocephalus
Inocybe asterospora
Russula luteotacta
Lactarius blennius
Melanoleuca melaleuca
Boletus luridus
Mycena crocata
Mycena abramsii
Psathyrella conopilus
Humaria hemisphaerica
Hygrocybe conica
Omphalina umbelifera
Mycena inclinata
Lactarius aurantiacus
Diderma hemisphaericum
Lasiosphaeria ovina
Diatrypella quercina
Steccherinum ochraceum
Clitocybe gibba
Geastrum triplex
Cortinarius livido-ochraceus
Clavulina coralloides
Strobilurus tenacellus
Daedaleopsis confragosa
Helvella lacunosa
Arrhenia chlorocyanea
Lactarius helvus
Agaricus bohusii
Ramaria botrytis
Leccinum crocipodium
Inocybe assimilata
Galerina mniophila
Psathyrella piluliformis
Disciotis venosa
Clitocybe rivulosa
Mycena arcangeliana
Pluteus cervinus
Heterobasidion annosum
Xylaria carpophila
Phlebia tremellosa
Exidia glandulosa
Agrocybe rivulosa
Mycena aetites
Coprinus lagopus
Hypoxylon fragiforme
Psathyrella candolleana
Mycena rorida
Paxillus rubicundulus
Psilocybe coprophila
Xerocomus paraciticus
Boletus chrysenteron
Galerina mycenopsis
Kuehneromyces mutabilis
Russula atropurpurea

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