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Paxillus involutus (Batsch) Pers. (Brown Rollrim, Poison Pax, "The Silent Killer")

Suggested Literature

Identification Works

Henrici, A., 2005 (Warning about the similar P. ammoniavirescens of which the cap goes fleetingly green with dilute ammonia.) Notes and Records (Oct 2004)

BioInfo BioInfo (www.bioinfo.org.uk) has 3 general literature references to Paxillus involutus (Brown Rollrim, Poison Pax, "The Silent Killer")

Paxillus involutus may also be covered by literature listed under:

BIOTA
(living things)
Eukaryota
(eukaryotes)
FUNGI S.S.
(true fungi)
BASIDIOMYCOTA
(spore droppers)
AGARICOMYCETES
(a class of fungi)
BOLETALES
(spongecap toadstools and their relatives)
PAXILLACEAE
(a family of bolete toadstools)
Paxillus
(mycorrhizal rollrims)
Macromycetes Ectomycorrhizal fungi Fungi s.l.

BioInfo BioInfo (www.bioinfo.org.uk) has 19 feeding and other relationships of Paxillus involutus (Brown Rollrim, Poison Pax, "The Silent Killer")

Further Information

Notes (MWS) The Brown Roll-rim is a very common toadstool throughout the British Isles. It is found in mixed and broad-leaved woodland, particularly with *Betula* and *Quercus*.
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