Phylum: Basidiomycota Class: Agaricomycetes
Order: Agaricales Family: Marasmiaceae
Species: Marasmius epiphylloides (Rea) Sacc. & Trotter
Synonyms: Agaricus squamula
Androsaceus epiphylloides
Androsaceus hederae
Merulius squamula
Common Name:


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Marasmius epiphylloidesPhotographer:  Stuart Dunlop
Photographer: Stuart Dunlop

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Associated Species (where recorded) & number of records:
Hedera helix (15)
Hedera helix subsp. hibernica (4)
Ilex aquifolium (1)
Habitat (where recorded) & number of records:
Woodland: broadleaved, semi-natural (11)
Neutral grassland: semi-improved (6)
Woodland (5)
Built up area, domestic (4)
Parkland and scattered trees (4)
Woodland: broadleaved (4)
Woodland: mixed (4)
Scrub (2)
Woodland: coniferous, plantation (2)
Grassland: acidic, unimproved, lowland (1)
Woodland: mixed, semi-natural (1)
Substrate (where recorded) & number of records:
Fagus (11)
Fallen Leaf (6)
leaf (1)
leaves, dead (1)
Months recorded in & number of records:
March (1)
September (1)
October (17)