Phylum: Basidiomycota Class: Agaricomycetes
Order: Agaricales Family: Cortinariaceae
Species: Galerina marginata (Batsch) Kühner
Synonyms: Agaricus autumnalis
Agaricus marginatus
Agaricus unicolor
Galera marginata
Galera unicolor
Galerina autumnalis
Galerina marginata f. unicolor
Galerina marginata forma unicolor
Galerina unicolor
Naucoria autumnalis
Pholiota marginata
Pholiota unicolor
Common Name: Funeral Bell

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Galerina marginataPhotographer: © David Mitchel
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Associated Species (where recorded) & number of records:
Fagus sylvatica (3)
Quercus robur (2)
Salix (1)
Ulex europaeus (1)
Pinus (1)
Betula (1)
Beech (1)
Acer pseudoplatanus (1)
Fraxinus excelsior (1)
Quercus (1)
Habitat (where recorded) & number of records:
Woodland: broadleaved, semi-natural (10)
Woodland: mixed, semi-natural (5)
Neutral grassland: semi-improved (4)
Woodland (4)
Parkland and scattered trees (3)
Woodland: mixed (3)
Built up area, domestic (2)
Scrub (2)
Woodland: coniferous, plantation (2)
Grassland and marsh (1)
Grassland: calcareous, semi-improved, upland (1)
Marsh/marshy grassland (1)
Ornamental gardens (1)
Parkland and scattered trees: broadleaved (1)
Woodland: broadleaved (1)
Substrate (where recorded) & number of records:
Castanea sativa (3)
Dead Wood (3)
Quercus rubra (3)
Acer pseudoplatanus (2)
Fallen Tree (2)
Fallen Wood (2)
Mossy Wood (2)
Soil (2)
Stump (2)
Dead Branch (1)
Fraxinus (1)
Log (1)
Months recorded in & number of records:
August (2)
September (2)
October (25)
November (1)