Phylum: Basidiomycota Class: Agaricomycetes
Order: Cantharellales Family: Cantharellaceae
Species: Cantharellus aurora (Batsch) Kuyper
Synonyms: Agaricus aurora
Cantharellus lutescens
Cantharellus xanthopus
Merulius xanthopus
Common Name: Golden Chanterelle


Swedish Indicator List: Woodland Indicator Species
An ectomycorrhizal species
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Cantharellus auroraPhotographer:  Roy Anderson
Photographer: Roy Anderson

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Associated Species (where recorded) & number of records:
Beech (1)
Habitat (where recorded) & number of records:
Marsh/marshy grassland (1)
Woodland: broadleaved, semi-natural (1)
Woodland: mixed (1)
Substrate (where recorded) & number of records:
Soil (2)
Soil Mossy (2)
Months recorded in & number of records:
October (2)
November (2)