Phylum: Basidiomycota Class: Basidiomycetes
Order: Agaricales Family: Tricholomataceae
Species: Hygrocybe splendidissima (P.D. Orton) P.D. Orton & Watling
Synonyms: Hygrophorus splendidissimus
Common Name: Splendid Waxcap

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Hygrocybe splendidissima Copyright:Photographer:  David Mitchel
Photographer: David Mitchel
View this species in its UK context on the BMS Database
Number 10km squares post 1980: 42
Number 10km squares pre 1980: 42
Total number unique 10km squares: 43
Months recorded in & number of records:
June (1)
September (16)
October (85)
November (37)

Photographer:  David Mitchel Photographer:  Roy Anderson Photographer:  David Mitchel Photographer:  David Mitchel