CORTINARIACEAE R. Heim ex Pouzar
(webcaps, rootshanks and the gypsy)

Subtaxon Example images Rank Subtaxa
with images
No of
ID refs
Fruitbody - side view - lain down (Click to view)Fruitbody - side view - lain down (Click to view)Fruitbody - mature - lain down (Click to view)Fruitbody - side view (Click to view)Cap - top view (Click to view)Cap - in situ (Click to view)Fruitbody - in situ (Click to view)Fruitbody - side view showing cap (Click to view)Fruitbody - side view showing gills - lain down (Click to view)Fruitbody - side view - in situ (Click to view)Fruitbody - side view - lain down (Click to view)Fruitbody - young - side view - lain down (Click to view)Fruitbody - in situ (Click to view)Cap - in situ (Click to view)Cap - younger and damper (Click to view)
Genus 111 illustrated subtaxa 113 ident. refs
Species 1 ident. refs
Fruitbodies (Click to view)Fruitbody - in situ (Click to view)Stipe apex and cap (Click to view)Fruitbody - in situ - top view (Click to view)Fruitbody - underside - in situ (Click to view)Fruitbody - young - stipe apex and gills (Click to view)Fruitbody - side view (Click to view)Fruitbody - young - side view (Click to view)
Genus 19 illustrated subtaxa 23 ident. refs
Fruitbody - top view - in situ (Click to view)Cap - oblique view - in situ (Click to view)Fruitbody - young - side view - lain down (Click to view)Fruitbody - side view (Click to view)Fruitbody - lain down to show cap and stipe (Click to view)
Genus 11 illustrated subtaxa 11 ident. refs
Species 1 ident. refs
Fruitbody - side view showing gills - lain down (Click to view)
Species 2 ident. refs
Genus 1 illustrated subtaxa 2 ident. refs
Taxonomic hierarchy:
FamilyCORTINARIACEAE (webcaps, rootshanks and the gypsy)
OrderAGARICALES (mushrooms and toadstools)
ClassAGARICOMYCETES (a class of fungi)
SubphylumAGARICOMYCOTINA
PhylumBASIDIOMYCOTA (spore droppers)
KingdomFUNGI (true fungi)
DomainEukaryota (eukaryotes)
LifeBIOTA (living things)

Identification Works

BioInfo (www.bioinfo.org.uk) has 177 general literature references relevant to CORTINARIACEAE (webcaps, rootshanks and the gypsy)

CORTINARIACEAE (webcaps, rootshanks and the gypsy) may also be covered by identification literature listed under the following higher taxa:

BioInfoBioInfo (www.bioinfo.org.uk) has 629 host/parasite/foodplant and/or other relationships for CORTINARIACEAE (webcaps, rootshanks and the gypsy)
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