Pluteus romellii (Britzelm.) Sacc.
(goldleaf shield)

Taxonomic hierarchy:
SpeciesPluteus romellii (goldleaf shield)
GenusPluteus (shield toadstools)
FamilyPLUTEACEAE (a family of toadstools)
OrderAGARICALES (mushrooms and toadstools)
ClassAGARICOMYCETES (a class of fungi)
PhylumBASIDIOMYCOTA (spore droppers)
KingdomFUNGI (true fungi)
DomainEukaryota (eukaryotes)
LifeBIOTA (living things)
Records of Pluteus romellii (Goldleaf Shield) :
1: Pluteus romellii (Goldleaf Shield)
20 Jul 1980 OSGR: SU27 51° 30' N, 1° 40' W Vice County: North Wilts (VC 7) England
Image 1: Cap - oblique view - close-up - in situImage 2: Fruitbodies - side view - in situImage 3: Fruitbodies - side view showing gills - lain downImage 4: Fruitbody - side view - in situImage 5: Fruitbody - side view showing gills - lain downImage 6: Cap cuticle - magnifiedImage 7: Cheilocystidia - magnifiedImage 8: Pleurocystidia - magnifiedImage 9: Spores - highly magnifiedImage 10: DescriptionImage 11: Description - contd
2: Pluteus romellii (Goldleaf Shield)
5 Nov 1978 OSGR: SU73 51° 10' N, 0° 60' W Vice County: North Hants (VC 12) England
Image 1: Fruitbodies - cap close-up and underside showing gillsImage 2: Fruitbodies - side viewImage 3: Fruitbodies - top view - in situImage 4: Description and drawings

Identification Works

BioInfo ( has 3 general literature references relevant to Pluteus romellii (Goldleaf Shield)

Pluteus romellii (Goldleaf Shield) may also be covered by identification literature listed under the following higher taxa:

BioInfoBioInfo ( has 5 host/parasite/foodplant and/or other relationships for Pluteus romellii (Goldleaf Shield)
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