Phylum: Basidiomycota Class: Agaricomycetes
Order: Agaricales Family: Cortinariaceae
Species: Cortinarius triumphans Fr.
Synonyms: Cortinarius crocolitus
Cortinarius triumphans f. minor
Common Name: Birch Webcap


An ectomycorrhizal species
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Cortinarius triumphansPhotographer:  David Mitchel
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Associated Species (where recorded) & number of records:
Betula (11)
Alnus (1)
Quercus petraea (1)
Habitat (where recorded) & number of records:
Parkland and scattered trees (4)
Neutral grassland: semi-improved (3)
Woodland: broadleaved, semi-natural (3)
Built up area, domestic (2)
Scrub (2)
Woodland (2)
Substrate (where recorded) & number of records:
Soil (9)
Soil Grassy (3)
Months recorded in & number of records:
March (1)
September (7)
October (9)