Orange Bonnet - Mycena acicula
The cap is very small, usually no more than 1 cm across and is strikingly yellowy orange in colour.
Damp deciduous broadleaf woodlands, often in areas of deep shade, where they grow attached to small dead twigs which may be buried beneath the top layer of leaf litter.
Widespread and fairly frequent in Britain.
Status in Leicestershire & Rutland not known.
Leicestershire & Rutland Map
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Yellow squares = NBN records (all known data)
Coloured circles = NatureSpot records:
- RED = 2020+
- DARK BLUE = 2015-2019
- LIGHT BLUE = pre 2015