Phylum: Basidiomycota Class: Agaricomycetes
Order: Agaricales Family: Omphalotaceae
Species: Gymnopus peronatus (Bolton) Gray
Synonyms: Agaricus peronatus
Agaricus urens
Collybia peronata
Collybia urens
Marasmius peronatus
Marasmius urens
Common Name: Wood Woollyfoot


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Gymnopus peronatusPhotographer:  David Mitchel
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Associated Species (where recorded) & number of records:
Fagus sylvatica (38)
Picea abies (4)
Corylus avellana (4)
Beech (3)
Pinus sylvestris (3)
Quercus petraea (3)
Picea sitchensis (2)
Quercus (2)
Larix (2)
Abies procera (1)
Pinus (1)
Pseudotsuga menziesii (1)
Habitat (where recorded) & number of records:
Woodland: mixed (14)
Woodland: broadleaved, semi-natural (13)
Woodland: broadleaved (7)
Woodland (6)
Woodland: broadleaved, plantation (6)
Parkland and scattered trees: mixed (5)
Woodland: coniferous, plantation (5)
Neutral grassland: semi-improved (4)
Woodland: coniferous (4)
Woodland: mixed, plantation (4)
Parkland and scattered trees (3)
Marsh/marshy grassland (2)
Built up area, domestic (1)
Woodland: broadleaved, semi-natural, high forest (1)
Woodland: mixed, plantation, high forest (1)
Woodland: mixed, semi-natural (1)
Substrate (where recorded) & number of records:
Soil Leaves (43)
Soil (22)
Soil Needle (14)
Soil Grassy (8)
Leaf Litter (7)
Soil Mossy (6)
Litter (2)
Castanea sativa (1)
Grass (1)
Months recorded in & number of records:
January (2)
March (1)
June (2)
July (7)
August (27)
September (37)
October (51)
November (14)
December (1)