Records of fungi in Yorkshire can be sent to:  Chris Yeates, Tolson Museum, Ravensknowle Park, Wakefield Rd, Huddersfield HD5 8DJ 

Tel: 01484 223830 email:

Records may also be sent to Alan Braddock

6 Westfield Terrace, Horbury WF4 6HY

Tel: 01924 275631 or


Currently (Commencing January 2017) there will be an ongoing survey of Seckar Wood, near Wakefield, with visits at least once per month. Contact Alan Braddock (details above) for information. Lists will be appearing at intervals. The Historical  'list' for Seckar Wood can be seen via the Links of this Section and records of fungi new to the site will be added as they appear..


British National Records of fungi are held on the Field Recording Database of  Britain and Ireland (FRDBI) which is administered by the British Mycological Society (BMS). Access to the FRDBI is via the website Entries made be made by BMS members.









Pink waxcaps, Hygrocybe calyptriformis


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Apart from regular Forays run by the Mid-Yorkshire Fungus Group there are additional surveys cond


Fungi and lichen recording in the YNU