Phylum: Basidiomycota Class: Agaricomycetes
Order: Agaricales Family: Cortinariaceae
Species: Cortinarius rubellus Cooke
Synonyms: Cortinarius orellanoides
Cortinarius speciosissimus
Cortinarius speciosus
Common Name: Deadly Webcap

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Cortinarius rubellusPhotographer:  David Mitchel
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Associated Species (where recorded) & number of records:
Picea (5)
Betula pendula (3)
Picea sitchensis (1)
Habitat (where recorded) & number of records:
Woodland: coniferous, plantation (2)
Woodland: mixed, semi-natural (2)
Parkland and scattered trees (1)
Woodland: broadleaved (1)
Substrate (where recorded) & number of records:
Soil Mossy (4)
Soil (2)
Moss (1)
Soil Needle (1)
Stump (1)
Months recorded in & number of records:
August (1)
September (1)
October (6)