Phylum: Basidiomycota Class: Basidiomycetes
Order: Agaricales Family: Tricholomataceae
Species: Hygrocybe coccinea (Schaeff.) P. Kumm.
Synonyms: Hygrophorus coccineus
Common Name: Scarlet Waxcap

This distribution map was produced using DMap
Hygrocybe coccinea Copyright:Photographer:  David Mitchel
Photographer: David Mitchel
View this species in its UK context on the BMS Database
Number 10km squares post 1980: 116
Number 10km squares pre 1980: 116
Total number unique 10km squares: 122
Months recorded in & number of records:
January (2)
March (2)
April (1)
June (1)
August (1)
September (55)
October (342)
November (317)
December (16)

Photographer:  Ronnie Irvine Photographer:  David Mitchel Photographer:  David Mitchel Photographer:  Mark Wright