Phylum: Basidiomycota Class: Agaricomycetes
Order: Agaricales Family: Pluteaceae
Species: Volvariella hypopithys (Fr.) Shaffer
Synonyms: Agaricus hypopithys
Agaricus pubescentipes
Volvaria hypopithys
Volvaria media var. biloba
Volvaria parvula var. biloba
Volvaria plumulosa
Volvariella pubescentipes
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Volvariella hypopithysPhotographer:  David Mitchel
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Associated Species (where recorded) & number of records:
Corylus avellana (1)
Habitat (where recorded) & number of records:
Woodland: broadleaved, semi-natural (1)
Substrate (where recorded) & number of records:
Larch (Larix) (1)
Months recorded in & number of records:
August (1)