Thursday, 21 January 2016

Witch's Butter

Galerina species
On January 8th I visited Mewsbrook Park again plus the garden area where I found Witch's Butter, an interesting blue-green alga.
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Mewsbrook Park:
hopper - id needed 
midge needing id
Silverleaf Fungus, Chondrostereum purpureum
resupinate form
Silverleaf Fungus
Moth fly, Psychoda erminea
Moth fly, Psychoda surcoufi
Moth fly, Psychoda surcoufi
Spider, Metellina species

tiny spider (2-3mm) needing id
tunnel of leaf miner moth larva on bramble

Velvet Shank, Flammulina velutipes var. velutipes
Littlehampton garden:
small mushroom needing id
underside of above
Common Orange Lichen, Xanthoria parietina
Common Orange Lichen
Common Orange Lichen
mushroom needing id
underside of above
side view of above
Witch's Butter, Nostoc commune
This is a blue-green alga, not a fungus.
Witch's Butter
Witch's Butter

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