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Fading Scarlet Waxy Cap
Hygrocybe miniata Hygrocybe miniata, Vermillion Waxcap, identification


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SantiagoPolCarrera
SantiagoPolCarrera 5 years ago

Hygrocybe miniata is a cosmopolitan species, having been recorded in most of the temperate zones. It has been collected from Britain, Europe, America.
In Britain it appears in autumn (fall), particularly in frost free periods, and prefers sandy heaths, grassy clearings, or unimproved fields.

In Australia, it can be found in temperate to subtropical rainforest and eucalypt forest.

reference: Phillips, Roger (2006). Mushrooms. Pan MacMillan. p. 74. ISBN 0-330-44237-6.

Tegucigalpa, Francisco Morazán, Honduras

Spotted on Jul 24, 2015
Submitted on Jul 25, 2015

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