Phylum: Basidiomycota Class: Agaricomycetes
Order: Agaricales Family: Entolomataceae
Species: Entoloma sericellum (Fr.) P. Kumm.
Synonyms: Agaricus carneoalbus
Agaricus molluscus
Agaricus sericellus var. lutescens
Agaricus sericeus sericellus
Agaricus sericeus sericellus
Agaricus sericeus sericellus
Alboleptonia rubellotincta
Alboleptonia sericella
Alboleptonia sericella var. lutescens
Clitopilus carneoalbus
Eccilia carneoalba
Eccilia molluscus
Entoloma sericellum var. decurrens
Entoloma sericellum var. lutescens
Leptonia sericella
Leptonia sericella var. decurrens
Leptonia sericella var. flavescens
Leptonia sericella var. lutescens
Leptonia sericella var. sublutescens
Nolanea sericella
Rhodophyllus carneoalbus
Rhodophyllus sericellus
Common Name: Cream Pinkgill

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Entoloma sericellumPhotographer:  David Mitchel
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Associated Species (where recorded) & number of records:
Poa (6)
Fagus sylvatica (2)
Salix (1)
Rubus fruticosus agg. (1)
Habitat (where recorded) & number of records:
Neutral grassland: semi-improved (7)
Woodland: broadleaved, semi-natural (7)
Woodland: mixed (4)
Woodland (3)
Acid grassland (2)
Built up area, domestic (2)
Calcareous grassland (2)
Parkland and scattered trees (2)
Scrub (2)
Woodland: broadleaved (2)
Acid grassland: semi-improved (1)
Acid grassland: unimproved (1)
Grassland and marsh (1)
Grassland: acidic, upland (1)
Grassland: calcareous, semi-improved, upland (1)
Marginal/inundation: marginal (1)
Sand-dune: dune grassland (1)
Woodland: coniferous, plantation (1)
Woodland: mixed, semi-natural (1)
Substrate (where recorded) & number of records:
Soil (15)
Soil Grassy (4)
Soil Leaves (2)
Soil Mossy (1)
Months recorded in & number of records:
March (2)
August (6)
September (13)
October (18)
November (1)