Pluteus aurantiorugosus (Trog) Sacc.
(orange shield cap, flame shield)

Taxonomic hierarchy:
SpeciesPluteus aurantiorugosus (orange shield cap, flame shield)
GenusPluteus (shield toadstools)
FamilyPLUTEACEAE (a family of toadstools)
OrderAGARICALES (mushrooms and toadstools)
ClassAGARICOMYCETES (a class of fungi)
SubphylumAGARICOMYCOTINA
PhylumBASIDIOMYCOTA (spore droppers)
KingdomFUNGI (true fungi)
DomainEukaryota (eukaryotes)
LifeBIOTA (living things)
Records of Pluteus aurantiorugosus (Orange Shield Cap, Flame Shield) :
1: Pluteus aurantiorugosus (Orange Shield Cap, Flame Shield)
9 Oct 1977 OSGR: TQ21 50° 50' N, 0° 10' W Vice County: East Sussex (VC 14) England
on old fallen Elm log lying in shallow water
Image 1: Fruitbodies - undersidesImage 2: Fruitbody - side view - in istuImage 3: Fruitbody - top view - in situImage 4: Fruitbody - underside showing gillsImage 5: Basidia and cystidium - dry - magnifiedImage 6: Basidia - dry - magnifiedImage 7: Basidia - dry - magnified (2)Image 8: Cap cuticle - magnified
2: Pluteus aurantiorugosus (Orange Shield Cap, Flame Shield)
26 Sep 1976 OSGR: TQ21 50° 50' N, 0° 10' W Vice County: East Sussex (VC 14) England
on old fallen Elm log lying in shallow water
Image 1: ComposedImage 2: Fruitbodies - side viewsImage 3: Fruitbodies - young - side view - in situImage 4: Button - side view - enlargedImage 5: Fruitbody - side view showing gills - enlarged

Identification Works

BioInfo (www.bioinfo.org.uk) has 4 general literature references relevant to Pluteus aurantiorugosus (Orange Shield Cap, Flame Shield)

Pluteus aurantiorugosus (Orange Shield Cap, Flame Shield) may also be covered by identification literature listed under the following higher taxa:

BioInfoBioInfo (www.bioinfo.org.uk) has 10 host/parasite/foodplant and/or other relationships for Pluteus aurantiorugosus (Orange Shield Cap, Flame Shield)
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