Phylum: Basidiomycota Class: Agaricomycetes
Order: Cantharellales Family: Cantharellaceae
Species: Craterellus cornucopioides (L.) Pers.
Synonyms: Cantharellus cornucopioides
Merulius cornucopioides
Merulius purpureus
Peziza cornucopioides
Pleurotus cornucopioides
Common Name: Horn of Plenty

An ectomycorrhizal species
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Craterellus cornucopioidesPhotographer:  David Mitchel
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Associated Species (where recorded) & number of records:
Fagus sylvatica (3)
Quercus (2)
Beech (1)
Habitat (where recorded) & number of records:
Marsh/marshy grassland (1)
Woodland: broadleaved (1)
Woodland: broadleaved, semi-natural (1)
Woodland: mixed (1)
Substrate (where recorded) & number of records:
Soil (3)
Larch (Larix) (1)
Leaf Litter (1)
Soil Leaves (1)
Soil Mossy (1)
Months recorded in & number of records:
January (1)
August (1)
September (5)
October (4)
November (2)