HYGROPHORACEAE Lotsy
(waxcaps and woodwaxes)

Subtaxon Example images Rank Subtaxa
with images
No of
ID refs
Cap - in situ (Click to view)
Species
Side view of two fruitbodies (Click to view)Fruitbodies lain down to show gills and stipes (Click to view)Stipe and gills (Click to view)
Genus 5 illustrated subtaxa 10 ident. refs
Fruitbody - side view showing gills - lain down (Click to view)
Genus 4 illustrated subtaxa 4 ident. refs
Fruitbody lain down to show cap (Click to view)
Genus 2 illustrated subtaxa 4 ident. refs
Fruitbody - lain down to show gills and stipe (Click to view)Cap - top view - close-up (Click to view)Fruitbodies - lain down to show cap and stipe (Click to view)Fruitbody (fragments) (Click to view)Fruitbody - side view showing gills - lain down (Click to view)
Genus 46 illustrated subtaxa 39 ident. refs
Fruitbody - side view showing gills - lain down (Click to view)Fruitbody - underside showing gills - lain down (Click to view)Fruitbodies - lain down to show stipes and gills (Click to view)Fruitbody - side view showing gills - lain down (Click to view)Fruitbody - side view showing gills and stipe - lain down (Click to view)Fruitbody - young - side view - lain down (Click to view)
Genus 10 illustrated subtaxa 10 ident. refs
Fruitbody - side view (Click to view)
Genus 2 illustrated subtaxa 2 ident. refs
Fragments with gills (Click to view)
Species
Taxonomic hierarchy:
FamilyHYGROPHORACEAE (waxcaps and woodwaxes)
OrderAGARICALES (mushrooms and toadstools)
ClassAGARICOMYCETES (a class of fungi)
SubphylumAGARICOMYCOTINA
PhylumBASIDIOMYCOTA (spore droppers)
KingdomFUNGI (true fungi)
DomainEukaryota (eukaryotes)
LifeBIOTA (living things)

BioInfo (www.bioinfo.org.uk) has 98 general literature references relevant to HYGROPHORACEAE (waxcaps and woodwaxes)

HYGROPHORACEAE (waxcaps and woodwaxes) may also be covered by identification literature listed under the following higher taxa:

BioInfoBioInfo (www.bioinfo.org.uk) has 174 host/parasite/foodplant and/or other relationships for HYGROPHORACEAE (waxcaps and woodwaxes)
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