Phylum: Basidiomycota Class: Agaricomycetes
Order: Russulales Family: Russulaceae
Species: Russula chloroides (Krombh.) Bres.
Synonyms: Agaricus chloroides
Russula delica var. chloroides
Common Name: Blue Band Brittlegill


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Russula chloroidesPhotographer:  David Mitchel
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Associated Species (where recorded) & number of records:
Fagus sylvatica (7)
Quercus (4)
Quercus robur (3)
Quercus petraea (2)
Beech (1)
Habitat (where recorded) & number of records:
Woodland: mixed (4)
Parkland and scattered trees (3)
Parkland and scattered trees: broadleaved (2)
Woodland: broadleaved, plantation, high forest (2)
Parkland and scattered trees: mixed (1)
Woodland: broadleaved, semi-natural (1)
Substrate (where recorded) & number of records:
Soil (8)
Soil Grassy (3)
Soil Leaves (2)
Soil Mossy (2)
Months recorded in & number of records:
July (1)
August (6)
September (17)
October (6)
November (1)