Phylum: Basidiomycota Class: Basidiomycetes
Order: Agaricales Family: Tricholomataceae
Species: Hygrocybe virginea var. virginea (Wulfen) P.D. Orton & Watling
Synonyms: Agaricus virgineus
Camarophyllus virgineus
Cuphophyllus virgineus
Hygrophorus virgineus
Common Name: Snowy Waxcap

This distribution map was produced using DMap
Hygrocybe virginea var. virginea Copyright:Photographer:  David Mitchel
Photographer: David Mitchel
View this species in its UK context on the BMS Database
Number 10km squares post 1980: 129
Number 10km squares pre 1980: 129
Total number unique 10km squares: 134
Months recorded in & number of records:
September (8)
October (1)
January (2)
April (1)
June (1)
July (1)
August (1)
September (66)
October (463)
November (339)
December (17)

Photographer:  David Mitchel