Iodine Bonnet - Mycena filopes


    Cap convex, expanding with age, lined, grey brown, margin whitish, to about 2 cm across. Stem is slender, greyish, sometimes with white hairs at the base.

    Identification difficulty

    Mossy lawns often under conifers and other trees, on soil or woody debris.

    When to see it


    UK Status

    Common and widespread in Britain.

    VC55 Status

    Fairly common in Leicestershire and Rutland.

    Leicestershire & Rutland Map

    MAP KEY:

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

    UK Map