Fungi Outer Hebrides

Phylum: Basidiomycota   Family: Mycenaceae

Mycena aciculata  (A.H. Sm.) Desjardin & E. Horak

Orange Bonnet

A common species to the south and east of Britain but few records for the north-west. It likes damp broadleaf woodlands where it grows on the debris and leaf-litter in considerable shade

Aronsen & Laessoe (2016) The Genus Mycena
Robich (2007) Mycena d'Europe