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Foray members: Matthew Hutchings, Micky Wise, Jasmine Hutchings

A picturesque 2 hour walk on a beautiful winters day with my family and a couple of friends through the grounds of Christ's Hospital School and Shelley's Wood.

Agaricus Silvicola - Wood Mushroom

Picture Type: Side view
Month: November
Time: Mid afternoon
Diameter: 4 - 8cm
Height: 5 - 8cm
Terrain: Oak/Hazel woodland
Substrate: Soil and leaf litter
The strong aniseed smell was a good indicator for this species.

Picture Type: Gills

Picture Type: Stipe

Picture Type: Cap close-up

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Pholiota Squarrosa - Shaggy Pholiota

Picture Type: Side view
Month: November
Time: Mid afternoon
Diameter: 5 - 8cm
Height: 5 - 10cm
Terrain: Mixed woodland
Substrate: Wood
Tree type: Larch
These were frozen solid

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Picture Type: From below
Tremella Foliacea - Leafy Brain Fungus

Picture Type: Close-up
Month: November
Time: Late afternoon
Terrain: Deciduous woodland
Substrate: Wood
Tree type: Birch
Growing on a cut piece of young birch

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