Tephrocybe anthracophila


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

    Identification difficulty

    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.

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    Leicestershire & Rutland Map

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

    UK Map