Tephrocybe anthracophila

    Description

    Convex, then flattened, or depressed, margin lined, dark brown, drying paler, to about 3 cm across.

    Identification difficulty
    Habitat

    Frequently grows on burnt ground.

    When to see it

    Autumn and winter.

    UK Status

    Widespread but not particularly frequent in Britain.

    VC55 Status

    Occasional in Leicestershire and Rutland.

    Leicestershire & Rutland Map

    UK Map