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KatieR 14 6.2k 6
3 Dec 2011 2:06PM
Does anyone have a good book for identifying fungi?

Is there a website you'd recommend?

I use a DK pocket nature guide "Fungi" which has limited descriptions but has very good photos in it.
The best website I found is Roger's Mushrooms - amazing amount of information, perhaps a bit overwhelming for me! Roger's Mushrooms

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mikesavage 16 299 2 England
3 Dec 2011 4:07PM
I use a little pocket book - I think it's called Collins GEM Guide to Fungi or something like that. Not sure if it's better than your DK guide: I've not even opened it this year due to the lack of fungi in my locality.
adrian_w Plus
10 3.7k 4 England
3 Dec 2011 4:39PM
If you want a good website for fungi identification check out leifs' website
justin c 14 5.0k 36 England
3 Dec 2011 5:57PM
The best book for fungi identification is; Mushrooms and Other Fungi of Great Britain & Europe by Roger Philips
Eviscera 12 1.1k 149 United Kingdom
3 Dec 2011 6:13PM
This is a great site for finding stuff like fungi , boring flowers, birds on sticks etc. Wink

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KatieR 14 6.2k 6
4 Dec 2011 2:12PM
Good stuff - there's certainly a lot of websites but some rely on you knowing something, perhaps a little fungi anatomy, before you can get into them.

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