Phylum: Basidiomycota Class: Agaricomycetes
Order: Agaricales Family: Physalacriaceae
Species: Oudemansiella mucida (Schrad.) Höhn.
Synonyms: Agaricus mucidus
Armillaria mucida
Mucidula mucida
Common Name: Porcelain Fungus

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Oudemansiella mucidaPhotographer: © Ronnie Irvine
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Associated Species (where recorded) & number of records:
Fagus sylvatica (67)
Acer pseudoplatanus (4)
Beech (4)
Fagus sylvatica subsp. purpurea (1)
Quercus (1)
Quercus petraea (1)
Habitat (where recorded) & number of records:
Woodland: mixed (14)
Woodland: broadleaved, semi-natural (13)
Parkland and scattered trees (7)
Woodland: broadleaved (7)
Woodland: broadleaved, plantation (7)
Neutral grassland: semi-improved (5)
Woodland (5)
Built up area, domestic (4)
Parkland and scattered trees: mixed (2)
Woodland: coniferous, plantation (2)
Woodland: mixed, plantation, high forest (2)
Woodland: mixed, semi-natural (2)
Boundaries: hedge with trees, species-rich (1)
Grassland: acidic, unimproved, lowland (1)
Marsh/marshy grassland (1)
Scrub (1)
Wet ash-wych elm woods: Heavy soil forms (1)
Woodland: broadleaved, plantation, high forest (1)
Woodland: mixed, plantation (1)
Woodland: plantation (1)
Substrate (where recorded) & number of records:
Tree (29)
Acer pseudoplatanus (11)
Dead Wood (6)
Fallen Tree (5)
Quercus rubra (5)
Castanea sativa (4)
Fallen log (2)
Fallen Twig (2)
Rotting Wood (2)
Dead Attached Branch (1)
Dead Branch (1)
Fallen Branch (1)
Fraxinus (1)
Leaf Litter (1)
Living tree (1)
Log (1)
semi-fallen trunk (1)
Soil (1)
Soil Leaves (1)
Standing Dead Tree (1)
Stem (1)
trunk, live (1)
Twig (1)
Months recorded in & number of records:
February (1)
March (5)
July (3)
August (6)
September (36)
October (76)
November (10)
December (1)