Phylum: Ascomycota Class: Leotiomycetes
Order: Helotiales Family: Dermateaceae
Species: Mollisia cinerea (Batsch) P. Karst.
Synonyms: Peziza cinerea
Tremella cinerea
Common Name: Common Grey Disco


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Mollisia cinereaPhotographer:  Mirek Junek
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Associated Species (where recorded) & number of records:
Fagus sylvatica (3)
Tilia (1)
Alnus glutinosa (1)
Betula pubescens (1)
Corylus avellana (1)
Pinus (1)
Quercus (1)
Quercus robur (1)
Acer pseudoplatanus (1)
Habitat (where recorded) & number of records:
Woodland: mixed, semi-natural (2)
Parkland and scattered trees: broadleaved (1)
Parkland and scattered trees: mixed (1)
Scrub: dense/continuous, acidic (1)
Wet valley alderwoods (1)
Woodland (1)
Woodland: broadleaved (1)
Woodland: broadleaved, plantation (1)
Woodland: mixed, plantation (1)
Substrate (where recorded) & number of records:
Rotting Wood (4)
Stump (3)
Dead Wood (2)
Acer pseudoplatanus (1)
Castanea sativa (1)
Decorticated Wood (1)
Fallen Twig (1)
wood (1)
Months recorded in & number of records:
January (1)
February (1)
March (1)
April (1)
May (3)
June (1)
August (1)
September (4)
October (10)
November (1)