Phylum: Basidiomycota Class: Agaricomycetes
Order: Agaricales Family: Typhulaceae
Species: Macrotyphula fistulosa var. fistulosa (Holmsk.) R.H. Petersen
Synonyms: Clavaria ardenia
Clavaria fistulosa
Clavariadelphus fistulosus
Macrotyphula fistulosa
Common Name: Pipe Club

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Macrotyphula fistulosa var. fistulosaPhotographer:  Mark Wright
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Associated Species (where recorded) & number of records:
Alnus glutinosa (9)
Fagus sylvatica (6)
Betula pubescens (3)
Larix (2)
Corylus avellana (2)
Alder (1)
Acanthaceae (1)
Salix (1)
Salix caprea (1)
Habitat (where recorded) & number of records:
Woodland: broadleaved, semi-natural (7)
Neutral grassland: semi-improved (4)
Woodland (4)
Woodland: mixed (3)
Grassland: calcareous, semi-improved, upland (2)
Woodland: mixed, plantation, high forest (2)
Bog (1)
Built up area, domestic (1)
Parkland and scattered trees (1)
Rowan-birch woods (1)
Scrub (1)
Scrub: dense/continuous, neutral (1)
Woodland and scrub (1)
Woodland: broadleaved (1)
Substrate (where recorded) & number of records:
Dead Wood (5)
Soil (5)
Fallen Twig (4)
Castanea sativa (3)
Twig (3)
Acer pseudoplatanus (2)
Quercus rubra (2)
Soil Needle (2)
Soil Leaves (1)
Soil Mossy (1)
Standing Dead Branch (1)
Months recorded in & number of records:
March (1)
October (18)
November (11)
December (2)