Phylum: Basidiomycota Class: Basidiomycetes
Order: Agaricales Family: Tricholomataceae
Species: Hygrocybe ovina (Bull.) Kühner
Synonyms: Agaricus ovinus
Hygrocybe nitiosa
Hygrophorus nitiosus
Hygrophorus ovinus
Common Name: Blushing Waxcap

This distribution map was produced using DMap
Hygrocybe ovina Copyright:Photographer: © David Mitchel
Photographer: © David Mitchel
View this species in its UK context on the BMS Database
Number 10km squares post 1980: 19
Number 10km squares pre 1980: 19
Total number unique 10km squares: 20
Months recorded in & number of records:
August (2)
September (13)
October (29)
November (5)

Photographer: © David Mitchel Photographer: © David Mitchel