Gymnopus fuscopurpureus

    Alternative names
    Collybia fuscopurpurea

    A dark pinkish brown fungus, the gills and stem are also brown and the stem base is slightly hairy.

    Identification difficulty

    Mainly in leaf litter of broadleaved trees.

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    UK Status

    Widespread in England and Wales but not particularly common.

    VC55 Status

    Rare in Leicestershire and Rutland.

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    Leicestershire & Rutland Map

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    Yellow squares = NBN records (all known data)
    Coloured circles = NatureSpot records: 2020+ | 2015-2019 | pre-2015

    UK Map