Fungi Outer Hebrides

Phylum: Basidiomycota   Family: Cortinariaceae

Galerina calyptrata P.D. Orton

Gregarious in acidic bogs with mosses, also on heathland, and in association with trees. A small species with distant gills, infrequently recorded

Gulden (2010) Galerinas in Cold Climates
Smith & Singer (1964) A Monograph of the Genus Galerina
Watling & Gregory (1993) British Fungus Flora 7: Cortinariaceae