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Knights and Funnels


The fungi known as knights are big and bold whereas funnels are, well, funnel shaped! These are among the larger toadstool type fungi that occur mainly amongst the leaf litter in woodlands. I have included chanterelle here as it is funnel shaped.

The information about this group of species has been organised into reports, charts, maps and photos. Click a pic below to see the detail:

Distribution Map Some Charts Some Photographs Sites List Records List Recent Records Guidance Notes

For more information about a species click/tap its photograph:

Soapy Knight

Tricholoma saponaceum

Frosty Funnel

Clytocybe phyllophila

Birch Knight

Tricholoma fulvum

Clouded Agaric

Clitocybe nebularis

Fools Funnel

Clitocybe rivulosa

Tawny Funnel Cap

Lepista flaccida

Wood Blewit

Lepista nuda

Field Blewit

Lepista saeva

Plums and Custard

Tricholomopsis rutilans

Brown Rollrim

Paxillus involutus

False Chanterelle

Hygrophoropsis aurantiaca


Cantharellus cibarius