Connected successfully Hygrocybe russocoriacea Fungus Species
 Fungi Outer Hebrides

Phylum: Basidiomycota   Family: Hygrophoraceae

Hygrocybe russocoriacea  (Berk. & T.K. Mill.) P.D. Orton & Watling

Cedarwood Waxcap

This has a similar appearance to Hygrocybe virginea but as the specific name indicates, this has a strong smell of Russian Leather. The habitat is unimproved grassland

Determiner: 
Chris Johnson

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