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Crinipellis scabella (Alb. & Schwein.) Murrill (Hairy Parachute)

Sets of Photographs

These relate to individual finds ("biological records") of the organism.

Suggested Literature

Identification Works

anon., 2014 (Colour photograph) Readers' Finds
Antonín, V. & Noordeloos, M.E., 1997 A Monograph of Marasmius, Collybia and related genera in Europe.
Part II. Collybia, Gymnopus, Rhodocollyiba, Crinipellis, Chaetocalathus and additions to Marasmiellus
Antonín, V. & Noordeloos, M.E., 2010 A monograph of marasmioid and collybioid fungi in Europe
Noordeloos, M.E., 1995 Marasmieae Fay. in Annls Sci. nat., Bot. 7(9): 340, 395. 1889

Crinipellis scabella may also be covered by literature listed under:

(living things)
(true fungi)
(spore droppers)
(a class of fungi)
(mushrooms and toadstools)
Macromycetes (via Agaricales) Fungi s.l.

BioInfo BioInfo ( has 2 feeding and other relationships of Crinipellis scabella (Hairy Parachute)

Further Information

Notes (MWS) A very small toadstool that grows on decaying grass culms, in dry grassland and dunes. It is occasional but widespread.
British records 253
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