Phylum: Basidiomycota Class: Basidiomycetes
Order: Agaricales Family: Clavariaceae
Species: Clavaria acuta Sowerby
Synonyms: Clavaria asterospora
Clavulinopsis asterospora
Common Name: Pointed Club

Swedish Indicator List: Woodland Indicator Species
A grassland indicator species
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Clavaria acutaPhotographer:  David Mitchel
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Associated Species (where recorded) & number of records:
Poaceae (3)
Corylus avellana (3)
Bryopsida (2)
Quercus petraea (1)
Quercus (1)
Habitat (where recorded) & number of records:
Neutral grassland: semi-improved (8)
Woodland: broadleaved, semi-natural (7)
Acid grassland: semi-improved (5)
Woodland (4)
Built up area, domestic (3)
Grassland and marsh (3)
Parkland and scattered trees (3)
Woodland: mixed (3)
Calcareous grassland (2)
Calcareous grassland: unimproved (2)
Marsh/marshy grassland (2)
Scrub (2)
Bog (1)
Grassland: calcareous, semi-improved, upland (1)
Park lawns (1)
Woodland: broadleaved (1)
Woodland: coniferous (1)
Woodland: mixed, semi-natural (1)
Substrate (where recorded) & number of records:
Soil (30)
Soil Grassy (4)
Soil Mossy (3)
Moss (1)
Quercus rubra (1)
Soil Leaves (1)
Months recorded in & number of records:
August (2)
September (4)
October (36)
November (11)