Phylum: Basidiomycota Class: Basidiomycetes
Order: Agaricales Family: Bolbitiaceae
Species: Panaeolus papilionaceus var. papilionaceus (Bull.) Quél.
Common Name: Petticoat Mottlegill
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Panaeolus papilionaceus var. papilionaceusPhotographer: © David Mitchel
Photographer: © David Mitchel

Photographer: © David Mitchel
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Associated Species (where recorded) & number of records:
Bos (1)
Bos domestic (1)
Oryctolagus cuniculus (1)
Ovis domestic (1)
Habitat (where recorded) & number of records:
Acid grassland (22)
Acid grassland: semi-improved (16)
Woodland: broadleaved, semi-natural (7)
Acid grassland: unimproved (6)
Festuca ovina-Agrostis capillaris-Galium saxatile grassland (6)
Neutral grassland: semi-improved (6)
Calcareous grassland: semi-improved (5)
Cynosurus cristatus-Centaurea nigra grassland (5)
Neutral grassland: unimproved (5)
Mire: blanket bog (4)
Boundaries: intact hedge (3)
Calcareous grassland (3)
Calcareous grassland: unimproved (3)
Coastland: grey dunes (3)
Grassland and marsh (3)
Improved grassland (3)
Sand-dune (3)
Sand-dune: dune grassland (3)
Sand-dune: dune slack (3)
Woodland (3)
Festuca ovina - Agrostis capillaris-Thymus praecox grassland (2)
Mire: blanket bog, open Sphagnum carpets (2)
Parkland and scattered trees (2)
Sesleria albicans-Galium sterneri grassland (2)
Wet heath/acid grassland (2)
Woodland: broadleaved (2)
Bog (1)
Boundaries: defunct hedge (1)
Boundaries: hedge with trees (1)
Boundaries: hedge with trees, species-rich (1)
Dry dwarf shrub heath: acid (1)
Fen (1)
Grassland: calcareous, semi-improved, upland (1)
Grey dunes (1)
Holcus lanatus-Juncus effusus rush-pasture (1)
Lolium perenne-Cynosurus cristatus grassland (1)
Nardus stricta-Galium saxatile grassland (1)
Neutral grassland (1)
Scrub (1)
Scrub: scattered (1)
Woodland: coniferous (1)
Woodland: plantation (1)
Substrate (where recorded) & number of records:
Dung (1)
Grass (1)
Soil (1)
Soil Grassy (1)
Soil Mossy (1)
Months recorded in & number of records:
January (5)
March (1)
April (2)
May (1)
June (2)
July (27)
August (23)
September (33)
October (69)
November (33)
December (3)