BioImages: The Virtual Field-Guide (UK)

Hygrocybe cantharellus (Schwein.) Murrill (Goblet Waxcap)

Sets of Photographs

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

Suggested Literature

Hygrocybe cantharellus may be covered by literature listed under:

BIOTA
(living things)
Eukaryota
(eukaryotes)
FUNGI S.S.
(true fungi)
BASIDIOMYCOTA
(spore droppers)
AGARICOMYCETES
(a class of fungi)
AGARICALES
(mushrooms and toadstools)
Hygrocybe
(waxcaps, waxcap mushrooms)
Gasteromycetes (via Hygrophoraceae) Macromycetes (via Agaricales) Fungi s.l.

BioInfo BioInfo (www.bioinfo.org.uk) has 5 feeding and other relationships of Hygrocybe cantharellus (Goblet Waxcap)

Further Information

Notes (MWS) A small reddish or orange 'waxcap' with a dry squamulose or tomentose cap and pale decurrent gills. The toadstool is common and widespread occurring in troops in grassland and also on fixed dunes, in woods, in Alder (*Alnus*) carr and occasionally in Sphagnum bogs.
British records 668
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