BioImages: The Virtual Field-Guide (UK)

Hygrocybe flavipes (Britzelm.) Bon (Yellow-foot Waxcap, Yellow Foot Waxcap)

Sets of Photographs

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

Suggested Literature

Hygrocybe flavipes may be covered by literature listed under:

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

BioInfo BioInfo ( has 1 feeding and other relationships of Hygrocybe flavipes (Yellow-foot Waxcap, Yellow Foot Waxcap)

Further Information

Notes (MWS) An uncommon waxcap with grey cap, grey decurrent gills and a whitish stipe which is yellow at the base when young. It is found, usually in small groups, in unfertilised grasslands and old lawns
British records 289
Creative Commons Licence
Unless otherwise expressly stated, all original material on the BioImages website by Malcolm Storey is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 2.0 UK: England & Wales Licence.