Hygrocybe ss. Bon
(a subgenus of waxcaps)

Subtaxon Example images Rank Subtaxa
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Fruitbody - side view - in situ (Click to view)
Species 1 illustrated subtaxa 2 ident. refs
Fruitbodies - top view - in situ (Click to view)
Species 1 ident. refs
Fruitbodies - lain down to show cap and stipe (Click to view)
Species
Fruitbody - old, discolored - side view - lain down (Click to view)
Species 1 illustrated subtaxa
Fruitbody - top view - in situ (Click to view)
Species 1 ident. refs
Fruitbody - side view - lain down (Click to view)
Species 2 illustrated subtaxa 1 ident. refs
Fruitbody - side view showing gills (Click to view)
Species
Fruitbodies - in situ - close-up (Click to view)
Species 2 ident. refs
Species 2 ident. refs
Taxonomic hierarchy:
SubgenusHygrocybe ss. (a subgenus of waxcaps)
GenusHygrocybe (waxcaps, waxcap mushrooms)
FamilyHYGROPHORACEAE (waxcaps and woodwaxes)
OrderAGARICALES (mushrooms and toadstools)
ClassAGARICOMYCETES (a class of fungi)
SubphylumAGARICOMYCOTINA
PhylumBASIDIOMYCOTA (spore droppers)
KingdomFUNGI (true fungi)
DomainEukaryota (eukaryotes)
LifeBIOTA (living things)

BioInfo (www.bioinfo.org.uk) has 12 general literature references relevant to Hygrocybe ss. (a subgenus of waxcaps)

Hygrocybe ss. (a subgenus of waxcaps) may also be covered by identification literature listed under the following higher taxa:

BioInfoBioInfo (www.bioinfo.org.uk) has 18 host/parasite/foodplant and/or other relationships for Hygrocybe ss. (a subgenus of waxcaps)
A group of waxcaps with regular hymenophoral trama composed of long filamentous cells (up to 1mm) in the gill trama. These appear like tangled hair in gill squash microscopic preps.

Species with radially fibrillose and pointed conical caps, especially where the margin is flared, lobed or splitting belong here. As do brightly coloured species with young gills white, very pale or grey unless the gills are decurrent or subdecurrent.

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