Phylum: Ascomycota Class: Leotiomycetes
Order: Helotiales Family: Geoglossaceae
Species: Geoglossum umbratile Sacc.
Common Name: Plain Earthtongue

Swedish Indicator List: Woodland Indicator Species
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Geoglossum umbratilePhotographer:  Roy Anderson
Photographer: Roy Anderson

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Associated Species (where recorded) & number of records:
Poaceae (1)
Habitat (where recorded) & number of records:
Acid grassland (1)
Acid grassland: semi-improved (1)
Grassland and marsh (1)
Heathland: wet dwarf shrub heath, upland (1)
Neutral grassland: semi-improved (1)
Park lawns (1)
Woodland: broadleaved, semi-natural (1)
Substrate (where recorded) & number of records:
Soil (11)
Months recorded in & number of records:
March (1)
October (13)
November (9)