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Lepista irina (Fr.) H.E. Bigelow (Flowery Blewits)

Sets of Photographs

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

Suggested Literature

Lepista irina 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)
TRICHOLOMATACEAE
(a family of toadstools)
Lepista
(a genus of toadstools)
Macromycetes (via Agaricales) Fungi s.l.

BioInfo BioInfo (www.bioinfo.org.uk) has 6 feeding and other relationships of Lepista irina (Flowery Blewits)

Further Information

Notes (MWS) An aromatic smelling, pale pinkish-brown toadstool that commonly grows in fairy rings on downland, in frondose woodland and gardens but always on calcareous soil.
British records 117
Distribution A mainly southern species found as far north as Leicester.
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