|Record Summary||2 fruitbodies in short-mown heather|
|Date||31 October 2005|
|Associated organism||Calluna vulgaris|
|OS grid ref||OSGR: SU56|
|Lat/Lon||51° 20' N, 1° 20' W|
|Vice County||Berks, VC no: 22|
|Voucher||31 Oct 2005[J]|
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Notes: Caps: dry, bright red, with thin black-tinged coating.
Taste: not bitter when licked.
Cap cuticle: clamped, with granular masses which apparently relate to the blacking coating.
Spores: 7.5-9.5/4.5-5.5µm., oblong to amygdaliform or slightly phaseoliform.
The following literature was used to identify this find:
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