Cortinarius caperatus (Pers.) Fr.
(the gypsy)

Taxonomic hierarchy:
SpeciesCortinarius caperatus (the gypsy)
GenusCortinarius (webcap toadstools)
FamilyCORTINARIACEAE (webcaps, rootshanks and the gypsy)
OrderAGARICALES (mushrooms and toadstools)
ClassAGARICOMYCETES (a class of fungi)
PhylumBASIDIOMYCOTA (spore droppers)
KingdomFUNGI (true fungi)
DomainEukaryota (eukaryotes)
LifeBIOTA (living things)
Records of Cortinarius caperatus (The Gypsy) :
1: Cortinarius caperatus (The Gypsy)
22 Aug 1978 OSGR: NO08 56° 60' N, 3° 30' W Vice County: South Aberdeenshire (VC 92) Scotland
Image 1: Fruitbodies - in situ - close-upImage 2: Fruitbody - side view - in situImage 3: Fruitbody - side view showing gills - lain down

Identification Works

BioInfo ( has 1 general literature references relevant to Cortinarius caperatus (The Gypsy)

Cortinarius caperatus (The Gypsy) may also be covered by identification literature listed under the following higher taxa:

BioInfoBioInfo ( has 3 host/parasite/foodplant and/or other relationships for Cortinarius caperatus (The Gypsy)
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