Camarophyllopsis micacea (Berk. & Broome) Arnolds
(yellowlegged fanvault)

Taxonomic hierarchy:
SpeciesCamarophyllopsis micacea (yellowlegged fanvault)
GenusCamarophyllopsis (fanvaults)
FamilyHYGROPHORACEAE (waxcaps and woodwaxes)
OrderAGARICALES (mushrooms and toadstools)
ClassAGARICOMYCETES (a class of fungi)
SubphylumAGARICOMYCOTINA
PhylumBASIDIOMYCOTA (spore droppers)
KingdomFUNGI (true fungi)
DomainEukaryota (eukaryotes)
LifeBIOTA (living things)
Records of Camarophyllopsis micacea (Yellowlegged Fanvault) :
1: Camarophyllopsis micacea (Yellowlegged Fanvault)
15 Oct 2006 OSGR: SK05 53° 10' N, 1° 50' W Vice County: Staffs (VC 39) England
in medium length grass, growing near C. foetens . Photos: Fruitbodies - lain down on pale background (record shots)
Image 1: Fruitbodies lain down to show caps and stipes - pale backgroundImage 2: Fruitbodies lain down to show gills and stipes - pale backgroundImage 3: Cap - half-dry - close-up - enlargedImage 4: Caps - close-up - enlargedImage 5: Gills and stipe apex - close-up - enlargedImage 6: Gills and stipe apices - close-up - enlargedImage 7: Stipe base - close-up - enlargedImage 8: Stipes - close-up - enlargedImage 9: Stipes - close-up - enlarged (2)Image 10: Stipe surface - close-up - enlargedImage 11: Cap cuticle (scalp) - magnifiedImage 12: Spores - magnifiedImage 13: Spores - magnified (2)Image 14: Spores - magnified (3)Image 15: Spores - highly magnified
2: Camarophyllopsis micacea (Yellowlegged Fanvault)
5 Nov 2005 OSGR: SO21 51° 50' N, 3° 10' W Vice County: Merioneth (VC 48) Wales
growing in grass . Photos: Collection - pale background
Image 1: Collection - pale backgroundImage 2: Collection - pale background (2)
3: Camarophyllopsis micacea (Yellowlegged Fanvault)
12 Oct 2001 OSGR: SU56 51° 20' N, 1° 20' W Vice County: Berks (VC 22) England
in short grassland
Image 1: Cap - old - in situ - close-upImage 2: Caps - old - in situ - close-upImage 3: Caps - undersides - showing gillsImage 4: CollectionImage 5: Fruitbodies - side viewImage 6: GillsImage 7: Gills and upper stipeImage 8: Cap cuticle cells - centre of capImage 9: Cap cuticle cells - mid-radiusImage 10: Cap cuticle cells - mid-radius (2)Image 11: Cap cuticle - centre of capImage 12: Spores - magnifiedImage 13: Spores - highly magnified

Identification Works

BioInfo (www.bioinfo.org.uk) has 1 general literature references relevant to Camarophyllopsis micacea (Yellowlegged Fanvault)

Camarophyllopsis micacea (Yellowlegged Fanvault) may also be covered by identification literature listed under the following higher taxa:

BioInfoBioInfo (www.bioinfo.org.uk) has 2 host/parasite/foodplant and/or other relationships for Camarophyllopsis micacea (Yellowlegged Fanvault)
Rare
VU/B
A small sombre brown toadstool with a dark brown cap and decurrent greyish brown gills. The stipe is yellow at the base when young, but soon becomes dull brown, although remaining paler than the cap. It is a rare toadstool of unimproved grassland.
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