Phylum: Basidiomycota Class: Agaricomycetes
Order: Agaricales Family: Strophariaceae
Species: Stropharia pseudocyanea (Desm.) Morgan
Synonyms: Agaricus albocyaneus
Agaricus pseudocyaneus
Agaricus worthingtonii
Stropharia aeruginosa var. albocyanea
Stropharia albocyanea
Stropharia worthingtonii
Common Name: Peppery Roundhead


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Stropharia pseudocyaneaPhotographer:  David Mitchel
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Associated Species (where recorded) & number of records:
Poaceae (1)
Habitat (where recorded) & number of records:
Acid grassland (4)
Acid grassland: semi-improved (3)
Calcareous grassland: unimproved (3)
Woodland: mixed, semi-natural (2)
Calcareous grassland (1)
Grassland and marsh (1)
Parkland and scattered trees (1)
Small parks and city squares (1)
Woodland: broadleaved, semi-natural (1)
Substrate (where recorded) & number of records:
Soil (13)
Soil Grassy (8)
Grass (1)
Soil Mossy (1)
Months recorded in & number of records:
March (1)
October (16)
November (21)