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.

Coprinopsis radiata
Humaria hemisphaerica
Amanita fulva
Collybia dryophila
Mycena pura
Clavaria zollingeri
Mycena bulbosa
Calvatia gigantea
Entoloma rhodopolium
Lentinus torulosus
Russula delica
Scleroderma citrinum
Scutellinia umbrarum
Bovista nigrescens
Gymnopilus junonius
Lepista saeva
Tylopilus felleus
Clitopilus prunulus
Cordyceps ophioglossoides
Grifola frondosa
Mycena alcalina (EXCLUDED NAME in Checklist)
Geastrum striatum
Omphalina umbelifera
Coltricia perennis
Phellinus punctatus
Coprinellus domesticus
Hygrocybe irrigata
Tricholoma saponaceum
Leccinum duriusculum
Podostroma alutaceum
Psathyrella spadiceogrisea
Pleurotus cornucopiae
Stemonitis axifera
Schizopora paradoxa
Russula virescens
Hygrocybe punicea
Sparassis crispa
Parasola plicatilis
Inocybe lacera
Hypomyces aurantius
Collybia cookei
Pholiota highlandensis
Xerocomus paraciticus
Entoloma chalybaeum
Rosellinia aquila
Pluteus dietrichii
Macrotyphula fistulosa
Phaeolus schweinitzii
Stereum rameale
Marasmius oreades
Suillus granulatus
Calocera cornea
Auriscalpium vulgare
Russula aurora
Craterellus cornucopioides
Neobulgaria pura var. foliacea
Suillus granulatus
Entoloma sepium
Macrolepiota mastoidea
Phaeogalera dissimulans
Psathyrella marcescibilis
Amanita gemmata
Psilocybe coprophila
Panellus stipticus
Agrocybe praecox
Cortinarius alboviolaceus
Ustulina deusta
Coprinus niveus
Tricholoma sulphureu
Cystoderna amianthinum
Agaricus silvaticus
Kuehneola uridinis
Armillaria borealis
Lactarius turpis
Serpula himantioides
Coprinus cordisporus
Diderma hemisphaericum
Boletus satanus
Boletus queletii
Ganoderma applanatum
Leucoagaricus nympharum
Ascocoryne sarcoides
Scleroderma aerolatum
Russula fragilis
Mycena filopes
Tubaria furfuracea
Agaricus bitorquis
Amanita vaginata
Stereum gausapatum
Oxyporus populinus
Psathyrella piluliformis
Cortinarius hemitrichus
Bisporella citrina
Flammulina velutipes
Steccherinum ochraceum
Hygrocybe psittacina var. psittacina
Mycena crocata
Poculum firmum
Tremella aurantia
Exidia glandulosa

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