Phylum: Basidiomycota Class: Agaricomycetes
Order: Agaricales Family: Tricholomataceae
Species: Lepista flaccida (Sowerby) Pat.
Synonyms: Agaricus gilvus
Agaricus inversus
Agaricus lentiginosus
Agaricus lobatus
Clitocybe flaccida
Clitocybe flaccida var. gilva
Clitocybe flaccida var. lobata
Clitocybe gilva
Clitocybe inversa
Clitocybe inversa var. flaccida
Clitocybe inversa var. lobata
Clitocybe splendens
Lepista gilva
Lepista inversa
Omphalia gilva
Omphalia lobata
Common Name: Tawny Funnel


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Lepista flaccidaPhotographer:  Stuart Dunlop
Photographer: Stuart Dunlop

Photographer:  Stuart Dunlop
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Associated Species (where recorded) & number of records:
Fagus sylvatica (12)
Quercus (5)
Pseudotsuga menziesii (4)
Pinus (2)
Abies procera (2)
Cupressus macrocarpa (2)
Betula (2)
Picea (2)
Taxus baccata (2)
Ilex aquifolium (2)
Quercus petraea (2)
Prunus laurocerasus (1)
Tilia cordata x platyphyllos (1)
Corylus avellana (1)
Coniferophyta (1)
Beech (1)
Alnus glutinosa (1)
Acanthaceae (1)
Fraxinus excelsior (1)
Larix (1)
Habitat (where recorded) & number of records:
Woodland: broadleaved, semi-natural (14)
Woodland: mixed (11)
Neutral grassland: semi-improved (7)
Woodland: broadleaved, plantation (7)
Woodland (5)
Woodland: broadleaved (5)
Woodland: coniferous, plantation (5)
Parkland and scattered trees (3)
Woodland: mixed, plantation (3)
Built up area, domestic (2)
Marsh/marshy grassland (2)
Woodland: plantation (2)
Bog (1)
Boundaries: earth bank (1)
Boundaries: hedge with trees (1)
Grassland and marsh (1)
Parkland and scattered trees: mixed (1)
Scrub (1)
Woodland and scrub (1)
Woodland: mixed, plantation, high forest (1)
Substrate (where recorded) & number of records:
Soil Leaves (29)
Soil (27)
Soil Needle (10)
Soil Grassy (4)
Litter (3)
Soil Mossy (2)
Larch (Larix) (1)
Leaf Litter (1)
Quercus rubra (1)
Months recorded in & number of records:
January (2)
March (1)
August (3)
September (13)
October (56)
November (30)
December (2)