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Hygrocybe ingrata J.L. Jensen & F.H. Møller (a waxcap)

Sets of Photographs

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

Suggested Literature

Hygrocybe ingrata 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 1 feeding and other relationships of Hygrocybe ingrata (a waxcap)

Further Information

Notes (MWS) A large, dull brown-capped waxcap with a bulgy stem and a faint nitrous smell. The flesh turns orange-red where damaged. This rare species is restricted to unimproved grassland where it grows singly or in small groups or sometimes clusters.
British records 32
2007 (Draft) Red Data List DD
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