Phylum: Basidiomycota Class: Agaricomycetes
Order: Agaricales Family: Mycenaceae
Species: Mycena speirea (Fr.) Gillet
Synonyms: Agaricus camptophyllus
Agaricus speireus
Hemimycena speirea
Mycena speirea f. tenuistipes
Mycena speirea forma tenuistipes
Mycena speirea var. camptophylla
Omphalia camptophylla
Omphalia speirea
Omphalia speirea var. tenuistipes
Omphalia tenuistipes
Common Name: Bark Bonnet

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Mycena speirea

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Associated Species (where recorded) & number of records:
Quercus (4)
Fagus sylvatica (3)
Corylus avellana (3)
Fraxinus excelsior (2)
Aesculus hippocastanum (2)
Bryopsida (1)
Pinus (1)
Habitat (where recorded) & number of records:
Woodland: broadleaved, semi-natural (14)
Woodland (6)
Neutral grassland: semi-improved (5)
Woodland: mixed (5)
Woodland: mixed, semi-natural (5)
Woodland: broadleaved (4)
Parkland and scattered trees (2)
Built up area, domestic (1)
Grassland: acidic, unimproved, lowland (1)
Grassland: calcareous, semi-improved, upland (1)
Woodland: broadleaved, plantation (1)
Woodland: coniferous, plantation (1)
Substrate (where recorded) & number of records:
Twig (7)
Fallen Twig (3)
Fallen Bark (2)
Fraxinus (2)
Wood litter (2)
Castanea sativa (1)
Dead Twig (1)
Dead Wood (1)
Litter (1)
Log (1)
Mossy Wood (1)
Quercus rubra (1)
Soil Leaves (1)
Soil Mossy (1)
Months recorded in & number of records:
September (1)
October (24)
December (1)