Psathyrella tephrophylla

    Alternative names
    Drosophila tephrophylla
    Description

    The cap is medium brown or reddish brown and up to 7.5 mm across, hemispherical when young, flattening with age.

    Identification difficulty
    Habitat

    Leaf litter on the floor of deciduous woodland.

    When to see it

    Autumn.

    UK Status

    Widespread in England but not particularly common.

    VC55 Status

    Occasional in Leicestershire and Rutland.

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