Hygrocybe miniata (Fr.) P. Kumm., (vermilion waxcap)

21 Oct 1978 at OSGR: SU96 in Surrey, England

Record Summaryin grass and moss of lawn
Found asFruitbody
Date21 October 1978
OS grid refOSGR: SU96
Lat/Lon51° 20' N, 0° 40' W
Vice CountySurrey, VC no: 17
Voucher21 Oct 1978[A]
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Notes: Cap: convex, scaley, dark apricot, almost scarlet; rim paler, orange to saffron, ageing buff; scales concentric, buff tips turning brown.
Stipe: greasy, fibrillose, dark apricot at top, through apricot orange to saffron at base.
Gills: slightly decurrent or not, orange at base.
Cap flesh: scarlet.
Smell: none.

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