Phylum: Basidiomycota Class: Basidiomycetes
Order: Agaricales Family: Agaricaceae
Species: Macrolepiota rhacodes var. rhacodes (Vittad.) Singer
Common Name:
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Macrolepiota rhacodes var. rhacodesPhotographer:  David Mitchel
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Associated Species (where recorded) & number of records:
Acer pseudoplatanus (1)
Betula (1)
Corylus avellana (1)
Crataegus monogyna (1)
Cupressus macrocarpa (1)
Fagus sylvatica (1)
Picea abies (1)
Picea sitchensis (1)
Pinus (1)
Poa (1)
Prunus laurocerasus (1)
Salix (1)
Sambucus nigra (1)
Taxus baccata (1)
Urtica dioica (1)
Habitat (where recorded) & number of records:
Woodland: broadleaved, plantation (10)
Woodland: mixed (6)
Woodland: broadleaved, semi-natural (5)
Neutral grassland: semi-improved (4)
Woodland: broadleaved (4)
Woodland: coniferous, plantation (4)
Woodland: mixed, plantation (4)
Built up area, domestic (2)
Parkland and scattered trees (2)
Parkland and scattered trees: mixed (2)
Woodland (2)
Woodland: plantation (2)
Acid grassland (1)
Boundaries: earth bank (1)
Cultivated/disturbed land: amenity grassland (1)
Festuca ovina - Agrostis capillaris-Thymus praecox grassland (1)
Festuca ovina-Agrostis capillaris-Galium saxatile grassland (1)
Improved grassland (1)
Neutral grassland (1)
Other artificial habitats (1)
Poor semi-improved (1)
Scrub: dense/continuous (1)
Valley alderwoods on neutral-alkaline soils (1)
Woodland: mixed, plantation, high forest (1)
Substrate (where recorded) & number of records:
Compost Heap (1)
Soil (1)
Soil bare (1)
Soil Grassy (1)
Soil Leaves (1)
Soil Mossy (1)
Soil Needle (1)
Months recorded in & number of records:
June (2)
July (2)
August (6)
September (24)
October (41)
November (19)
December (1)