Cookstown Wildlife Trust
founded February 1950
Members pics
Dead Man's Fingers Out of season Wood Anemone.
Common puffball -quite good to eat.
Photographed in mid October, a slime mould-name later
Some pictures from Jackie Arrell - a keen nature photographer.
Collared Earth Star. Eyelash Fungus. Collared Earth Star. Amethyst Deceiver.
Common Eyelash fungus (Scutellinia scutellata). Usually on rotting wood in damp places. Often missed.
Amethyst Deceiver(Laccaria amethystina) A beautiful pale purple colour when damp and fresh,but when dry purple colour is less obvious.)
Nice picture of Collared Earth Star.Fairly common,perhaps more so in recent years.
Crested Coral.
Crested Coral-usually on soil in deciduous woodland.
Yellow brain fungus-Tremella mesenterica Amethyst Deceiver. Amethyst Deceiver.
Yellow brain fungus- Tremella mesenterica, common in late autumn
Orange peel fungus-I think.
A frog he would....
Longhorn beetle Rhagium bifasciatum-lives in decaying coniferous wood
June 2013 Small Copper-at Lissan
Golden Spindles, damp unfertilized g r a s s l a n d - o f t e n in late autumn.
Yellow Club,similar conditions to Golden Spindles
Female Common Blue
Latticed Heath
Broad bordered 6-spot Burnet
Some pictures from Michael Mullan - another keen nature photographer