Lemon Disco - Bisporella citrina

Description

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
Habitat

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