Phylum: Basidiomycota Class: Basidiomycetes
Order: Agaricales Family: Tricholomataceae
Species: Hygrocybe irrigata (Pers.) M.M. Moser
Synonyms: Agaricus unguinosus
Hygrocybe unguinosa
Hygrophorus irrigatus
Hygrophorus unguinosus
Common Name: Slimy Waxcap

This distribution map was produced using DMap
Hygrocybe irrigata Copyright:Photographer:  Mark Wright
Photographer: Mark Wright
View this species in its UK context on the BMS Database
Number 10km squares post 1980: 73
Number 10km squares pre 1980: 73
Total number unique 10km squares: 81
Months recorded in & number of records:
June (1)
September (56)
October (197)
November (83)
December (6)

Photographer:  Mark Wright Photographer:  David Mitchel Photographer:  David Mitchel