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.

Collybia tuberosa
Lepiota pseudolilacea
Clathrus ruber
Gymnopilus junonius
Clavaria fragilis
Xylaria polymorpha
Aleuria aurantia
Amanita phalloides
Hygrocybe calyptriformis var. calyptriformis
Resupinatus applicatus
Peziza sepiatra
Bovista nigrescens
Microbotryum marginalis
Baeospora myosura
Omphalina umbelifera
Hygrocybe virginea var virginea
Hyphodontia sambuci
Entoloma griseocyaneum
Arrhenia spathulata
Paxillus rubicundulus
Lactarius deterrimus
Crocicreas cyathoideum var.cyathoideum
Leccinum variicolor
Armillaria gallica
Clitocybe amarescens
Agaricus moelleri
Tricholoma columbetta
Geastrum triplex
Pleurotus cornucopiae
Lentinellus cochleatus
Hypholoma fascicular
Panaeolus sphinctrinus
Mycena adonis
Suillus granulatus
Ustulina deusta
Flammulaster granulosus
Cortinarius semisanguineus
Xylaria carpophila
Xerocomus paraciticus
Rosellinia aquila
Laccaria laccata
Marasmius epiphyllus
Cortinarius praestans
Panus conchatus
Collybia confluena
Peziza repanda
Badhamia utricularis
Inocybe griseolilacina
Lamproderma sp.
Crepidotus variabilis
Scutellinia subhirtella
Coprinus lagopides
Russula betularum
Ganoderma adspersum
Mycena acicula
Trametes ochracea
Cortinarius livido-ochraceus
Hygrocybe punicea
Inocybe geophylla
Amanita rubescens var. annulosulphurea
Russula Sororia
Peziza vesiculosa
Clitocybe geotropa
Strobilurus tenacellus
Coprinus comatus
Mycena arcangeliana
Peziza badia
Conocybe lactea
Pluteus salicinus
Hygrocybe psittacina var. psittacina
Taphrina pruni
Cordyceps militaris
Lepiota acutesquamosa
Hygrocybe flavescens
Pycnostysanus azaleae
Chlorophyllum rhacodes
Lepiota castanea
Vascellum pratense
Flammulina velutipes
Mycoacia uda
Russula aurora
Rhodotus palmatus
Mycena stylobatea
Rhacomyces philonthinus
Conocybe aporos
Schizophyllum commune
Russula parazurea
Mollisia cinerea
Podocypha multizonata
Diderma testaceum
Mycena alcalina (EXCLUDED NAME in Checklist)
Lactarius piperatus
Entoloma clypeatum
Disciotis venosa
Lactarius glyciosmus
Russula cyanoxantha
Hebeloma sacchariolens
Tricholoma terreum
Hygrocybe pratensis var. pratensis
Mycena vitilis

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