Phylum: Basidiomycota Class: Agaricomycetes
Order: Agaricales Family: Cortinariaceae
Species: Cortinarius croceus (Schaeff.) Gray
Synonyms: Agaricus cinnamomeus
Agaricus cinnamomeus d croceus
Agaricus cinnamomeus d croceus
Agaricus croceus
Cortinarius cinnamomeobadius
Cortinarius cinnamomeus d croceus
Cortinarius cinnamomeus var. croceus
Cortinarius cinnamomeus d croceus
Dermocybe cinnamomeobadia
Dermocybe crocea
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Cortinarius croceusPhotographer:  David Mitchel
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Associated Species (where recorded) & number of records:
Poaceae (2)
Betula (1)
Dryas octopetala (1)
Habitat (where recorded) & number of records:
Acid grassland (5)
Acid grassland: semi-improved (2)
Calcareous grassland: unimproved (2)
Calcareous grassland (1)
Maritime cliff and slope (1)
Parkland and scattered trees (1)
Woodland (1)
Woodland: mixed, semi-natural (1)
Substrate (where recorded) & number of records:
Soil (13)
Soil Grassy (2)
Months recorded in & number of records:
September (4)
October (10)
November (7)