Oak Pin - Cudoniella acicularis

Description

The cup is small, being only 1 to 4 mm across, convex and with inrolled margin attached to substrate by a long slender stalk up to 10mm long, white ageing brownish.

Identification difficulty
Habitat

Found on rotting wood especially oak.

When to see it

Autumn to early winter.

UK Status

Widespread in England and Wales, though not particularly common.

VC55 Status

Status in Leicestershire and Rutland not known.

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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