Phylum: Basidiomycota Class: Basidiomycetes
Order: Agaricales Family: Tricholomataceae
Species: Hygrocybe chlorophana (Fr.) WŁnsche
Synonyms: Hygrocybe chlorophana var. aurantiaca
Hygrocybe chlorophana var. chlorophana
Hygrocybe euroflavescens
Hygrocybe flavescens
Hygrophorus chlorophanus
Hygrophorus euroflavescens
Hygrophorus flavescens
Hygrophorus puniceus var. flavescens
Common Name: Golden Waxcap

This distribution map was produced using DMap
Hygrocybe chlorophana Copyright:Photographer: © David Mitchel
Photographer: © David Mitchel
View this species in its UK context on the BMS Database
Number 10km squares post 1980: 126
Number 10km squares pre 1980: 126
Total number unique 10km squares: 132
Months recorded in & number of records:
January (4)
April (1)
May (4)
June (1)
July (3)
August (6)
September (126)
October (487)
November (249)
December (6)

Photographer: © David Mitchel