Connected successfully Hypholoma elongatum Fungus Species
 Fungi Outer Hebrides

Phylum: Basidiomycota   Family: Strophariaceae

Hypholoma elongatum  (Pers.) Ricken

Sphagnum Brownie

As the common name suggests, a species associated with sphagnum mosses. This habitat is commoner in the north of the country which reflects its distribution. Occasionally found in quite large groups

Determiner: 
Chris Johnson

References: 
Knudsen & Vesterholt (2012 second edition) - Funga Nordica
Breitenbach & Kranzlin - Fungi of Switzerland

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