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Lepista panaeolus (Fr.) P. Karst. (Spotted Blewit)

Sets of Photographs

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

Suggested Literature

Identification Works

Dickson, G. & Leonard, A., 1996 (Photograph) Fungi of the New Forest - A Mycota
Kibby, G., 2008, Lepista panaeola, an uncommon species…, Field Mycology, Vol 9 (4): Front cover (Colour photograph) Lepista panaeola, an uncommon species…

Lepista panaeolus may also be covered by literature listed under:

(living things)
(true fungi)
(spore droppers)
(a class of fungi)
(mushrooms and toadstools)
(a family of toadstools)
(a genus of toadstools)
Macromycetes (via Agaricales) Fungi s.l. (via Fungi)

BioInfo BioInfo ( has 1 feeding and other relationships of Lepista panaeolus (Spotted Blewit)

Further Information

Notes (MWS) A pale pinkish-brown toadstool with no smell, that commonly grows in fairy rings on downland, in frondose woodland and gardens but always on calcareous soil. The cap is often spotted.
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