Abundant along the track.
Near the base of a rotting hardwood stump, probably oak
Very distinctive stem, which was hollow.
Interesting they were also crawling with ladybirds Serangium maculigerum.
This was in the same area as
But looked like a separate species a brittle stem?
Is this pale brittle stem that was at our place last year. The photos look different, with this being more grey.
Very noticeable due to the bright yellow color.
Basidiomycota /bəˌsɪdi.ɵmaɪˈkoʊtə/ is one of two large phyla that, together with the Ascomycota, constitute the subkingdom Dikarya (often referred to as the "higher fungi") within the kingdom Fungi. More specifically the Basidiomycota include these groups: mushrooms, puffballs, stinkhorns, bracket fungi, other polypores, jelly fungi, boletes, chanterelles, earth stars, smuts, bunts, rusts, mirror yeasts, and the human pathogenic yeast Cryptococcus. Basically, Basidiomycota are filamentous fungi composed of hyphae (except for yeasts), and reproducing sexually via the formation...