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Hygrocybe irrigata (Pers.) Bon (Slimy Waxcap)

Sets of Photographs

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

Suggested Literature

Hygrocybe irrigata 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 irrigata (Slimy Waxcap)

Further Information

Notes (MWS) A very slimy, medium to large, grey or greyish brown waxcap which grows in groups in old unfertilised grassland and fixed dunes. It was previously known as Hygrocybe unguinosa.
British records 1157
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