Phylum: Ascomycota Class: Eurotiomycetes
Order: Eurotiales Family: Elaphomycetaceae
Species: Elaphomyces granulatus Fr.
Common Name: False Truffle

A Truffle
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Elaphomyces granulatusPhotographer:  David Mitchel
Photographer: David Mitchel

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Associated Species (where recorded) & number of records:
Fagus sylvatica (2)
Cordyceps capitata (1)
Habitat (where recorded) & number of records:
Woodland: mixed, plantation (1)
Substrate (where recorded) & number of records:
Soil Mossy (2)
Months recorded in & number of records:
January (1)
September (4)
October (2)
December (1)