Phylum: Basidiomycota Class: Basidiomycetes
Order: Agaricales Family: Tricholomataceae
Species: Hygrocybe nitrata (Pers.) WŁnsche
Synonyms: Hygrophorus nitratus
Common Name: Nitrous Waxcap

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Hygrocybe nitrata Copyright:Photographer: © David Mitchel
Photographer: © David Mitchel
View this species in its UK context on the BMS Database
Number 10km squares post 1980: 21
Number 10km squares pre 1980: 21
Total number unique 10km squares: 24
Months recorded in & number of records:
August (1)
September (7)
October (50)
November (5)

Photographer: © David Mitchel Photographer: © David Mitchel