Phylum: Basidiomycota Class: Agaricomycetes
Order: Russulales Family: Russulaceae
Species: Russula claroflava Grove
Synonyms: Russula constans
Russula decolorans var. constans
Russula flava
Russula ochroleuca var. claroflava
Common Name: Yellow Swamp Brittlegill


An ectomycorrhizal species
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Russula claroflavaPhotographer:  Mark Wright
Photographer: Mark Wright

Photographer:  Mark Wright
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Associated Species (where recorded) & number of records:
Betula (16)
Betula pubescens (14)
Fagus sylvatica (2)
Betula pendula (2)
Pinus sylvestris (1)
Salix cinerea (1)
Taxus baccata (1)
Habitat (where recorded) & number of records:
Woodland: broadleaved, semi-natural (11)
Woodland: broadleaved (2)
Woodland: mixed (2)
Bog (1)
Woodland (1)
Woodland: broadleaved, plantation (1)
Woodland: broadleaved, plantation, high forest (1)
Woodland: mixed, plantation, high forest (1)
Substrate (where recorded) & number of records:
Soil Mossy (14)
Soil Peat (8)
Soil Leaves (3)
Soil Grassy (2)
Larch (Larix) (1)
Soil (1)
Months recorded in & number of records:
July (1)
August (18)
September (13)
October (8)