Slender Club - Macrotyphula juncea

    Description

    Fruit body 3 to10 cm high, 0.5 to 2 mm wide. This is a tall, spindly, very thin and usually unbranched club fungus which is whitish or creamy brown in colour.

    Identification difficulty
    Habitat

    Woodland in leaf litter, debris and fallen twigs.

    When to see it

    Autumn.

    UK Status

    Widespread and fairly frequent in Britain.

    VC55 Status

    Locally frequent in Leicestershire and Rutland.

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    MAP KEY:

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

    UK Map