Lemon Disco - Bisporella citrina


    A very small (up to 3 mm across), bright lemon yellow saucer-shaped fungus. The surface is smooth and the disc tapers into a small base or occasionally with a very short stalk.

    Identification difficulty

    On the dead wood of deciduous trees, often in woodland.

    When to see it

    Throughout the year

    UK Status

    Fairly common and widespread in Britain.

    VC55 Status

    Fairly common in Leicestershire and Rutland.

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    Leicestershire & Rutland Map

    MAP KEY:

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

    UK Map