Essex Field Club on Facebook

Video about the Club Essex Field Club video

Eudonia mercurella
find out more... Eudonia mercurella 4 Copyright: Graham Ekins

Essex Field Club
Essex Field Club
registered charity
no 1113963
HLF Logo A-Z Page Index

Species Account for Battarrea phalloides

|

Battarrea phalloides  (Dicks.) Pers.
Sandy Stilt Puffball
Fungi: Battarreaceae

Battarrea phalloides

 
Maps produced by MapMate®. Data overlays Copyright © Essex Field Club 2022.
Reproduction for study and non-profit use permitted, all other rights reserved.

Taxonomic group: fungi (Fungi) - Available county data

Why not become a member

View time series maps for Battarrea phalloides

Missing records?

member log-on for taxon report






W&C Act: Schedule 8
BAP status: UKBAP  
Essex RDB: Listed

Records: 2
First Record: 2008
Latest Record: 2017

1992-on hectads: 2
Pre-1992 hectads: 0
Total hectads: 2
Additional Phenology Data

Images

Battarrea phalloides
Battarrea phalloides

upload a new image


   
 
Please report any problems with this record:
VC error
GR error
Taxon ID suspect
Structural habitat suspect
Other problems, please explain here:


 

Essex Red Data List comment
Found on hedgebank in north-east Essex. The Epping Forest record is a mystery. No material exists in the national herbaria, no written notice has been found other than the inclusion in the 1938 Epping List and it is such a rare fungus that one would have expected it to be written up by Pearson somewhere. Its presence in Epping must be considered unlikely and the record highly dubious, but cannot be ruled out. It prefers dry, sandy soils such as those of Suffolk or Norfolk.


Habitats

no broad habitat data available

no subhabitat data available

no structural habitat data available

Habitat Detail and Method (based on 2 records with habitat detail and method information)

Why not join the Club, register and add a new species page
Interpretation of distribution maps