Fungi Outer Hebrides

Phylum: Basidiomycota   Family: Hygrophoraceae

Cuphophyllus virgineus var. fuscescens  (Bres.) E. Campo

This variety of the common Snowy Waxcap has a brownish central area on the cap and is found on base-rich soils and stable dune systems. Infrequently recorded

Determiner: 
Chris Johnson

References: 
Boertmann (2010) The Genus Hygrocybe
O'Reilly (2016) Fascinated by Fungi

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