Phylum: Basidiomycota Class: Agaricomycetes
Order: Agaricales Family: Cortinariaceae
Species: Hebeloma leucosarx P.D. Orton
Synonyms: Agaricus longicaudus
Hebeloma longicaudum
Hebeloma velutipes
Common Name:


An ectomycorrhizal species
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Hebeloma leucosarxPhotographer:  David Mitchel
Photographer: David Mitchel

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Associated Species (where recorded) & number of records:
Salix (2)
Betula pendula (2)
Betula (2)
Corylus avellana (1)
Quercus (1)
Betula jacquemontii (1)
Habitat (where recorded) & number of records:
Built-up areas (3)
Parkland and scattered trees (3)
Woodland: broadleaved, semi-natural (2)
Built up area, domestic (1)
Neutral grassland: semi-improved (1)
Scrub (1)
Substrate (where recorded) & number of records:
Soil (7)
Larch (Larix) (2)
Months recorded in & number of records:
September (7)
October (5)
November (1)