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Cortinarius caperatus (Pers.) Fr., Epicr. syst. mycol.: 256 (1838)

Agaricus caperatus Pers., Observ. mycol. 1: 48 (1796)
Pholiota caperata (Pers.) P. Kumm., Führ. Pilzk.: 84 (1871)
Rozites caperatus (Pers.) P. Karst., Bidr. Känn. Finl. Nat. Folk 32: 290 (1879)
Dryophila caperata (Pers.) Quél., Enchir. fung.: 66 (1886)
Togaria caperata (Pers.) W.G. Sm., Synops. Brit. Basid.: 122 (1908)

Descriptions, Lists & Icons:
D: in Watling, R., Gregory N.M. & Orton, P.D., British Fungus Flora. Agarics and Boleti: 7 Cortinariaceae p.p.: Galerina, Gymnopilus, Leucocortinarius, Phaeocollybia, Phaeogalera, Phaeolepiota, Phaeomarasmius, Pleuroflammula, Rozites & Stagnicola 7: 131 pp. (1993), p. 91-92
I: in Bon, M., The Mushrooms and Toadstools of Britain and North-western Europe: 352 pp. (1987), p. 231
D+I: in Phillips, R., Mushrooms and other fungi of Great Britain & Europe: 288 pp. (1981), p. 141
I: in Courtecuisse. R. & Duhem. B., Mushrooms and Toadstools of Britain & Europe: 480 pp. (1995), p. 325
D: in Hansen, L. & Knudsen, H., Nordic Macromycetes Polyporales, Boletales, Agaricales, Russulales. 2: 474 pp. (1992), p. 335
D+I: in Breitenbach, J., Kränzlin, F., Fungi of Switzerland Agarics, 3rd part: Cortinariaceae 5: 338 pp. (2000), p. 296, pl. 383

Conservation Status: Vulnerable (Red Data List, Ing 1992); removed from list (Red Data List, Evans et al. 2006)

Cortinariaceae, Agaricales, Agaricomycetidae, Agaricomycetes, Basidiomycota

FRDBI summary data (336 records)

Distribution Map from NBN Gateway

Distribution Map from GBIF Portal

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