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Mycena epipterygia (Scop.) Gray (Yellowleg Bonnet)

Sets of Photographs

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

Suggested Literature

Mycena epipterygia 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)
Mycena
(a genus of bonnet toadstools)
Macromycetes (via Agaricales) Fungi s.l.

BioInfo BioInfo (www.bioinfo.org.uk) has 6 feeding and other relationships of Mycena epipterygia (Yellowleg Bonnet)

Further Information

Notes (MWS) A small toadstool with a yellow-ochre to brownish cap and strongly viscid, bright yellow stipe. All surfaces except the gill faces are viscid and there is even a gelatinous layer along the gill edge that can be pulled away with a pin. A very common species on plant debris, especially in coniferous woodland and on heathland.
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