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Pholiota highlandensis (Peck) A.H. Sm. & Hesler (Bonfire Pholiota, Bonfire Scalycap)

Sets of Photographs

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

Suggested Literature

Identification Works

Orton, P.D., 1988 Notes on British Agarics IX

Pholiota highlandensis 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)
AGARICALES
(mushrooms and toadstools)
STROPHARIACEAE
(a family of toadstools)
Pholiota
(scalycap toadstools)
Macromycetes (via Agaricales) Fungi s.l.

Further Information

Similar species Larger, more brightly coloured collections with well developed scales on the stipe may be P. brunnescens which differs in the presence of larger cells in the pruina at the apex of the stipe.
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