Fungi Outer Hebrides

Phylum: Basidiomycota   Family: Psathyrellaceae

Coprinellus flocculosus (DC.) Vilgalys, Hopple & Jacq. Johnson

On soil and debris, also woodchip. The white veil breaks up into flocks to reveal the pale lemon colour beneath. This will eventually turn black with age.

A new species for Scotland which probably came here with some garden medium