Crinipellis procera

This one is quite distinctive with its long skinny stem that is usually described as being like horse-hair.

This species is found throughout the country amongst leaf litter on the forest floor. It has a long thin tough stipe with a small light brown cap which is usually darker at the centre, and a white spore print. Cap diam: 5–15 mm. Stipe up to 150 mm tall.


Crinipellis filiformis

This is a very tiny species with a cap of 2–3 mm diameter. The cap has a ‘frill’ to the cap edge. The stipe can be up to 40 mm long, and is thread-like. Found amongst leaf litter on the forest floor.