Phylum: Basidiomycota Class: Agaricomycetes
Order: Agaricales Family: Cortinariaceae
Species: Cortinarius largus Fr.
Synonyms: Cortinarius cyanopus
Cortinarius lividoviolaceus
Cortinarius patibilis var. scoticus
Phlegmacium largum
Common Name:


An ectomycorrhizal species
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Cortinarius largusPhotographer:  David Mitchel
Photographer: David Mitchel

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Associated Species (where recorded) & number of records:
Fagus sylvatica (3)
Habitat (where recorded) & number of records:
Built up area, domestic (1)
Neutral grassland: semi-improved (1)
Parkland and scattered trees (1)
Woodland (1)
Woodland: broadleaved (1)
Woodland: broadleaved, semi-natural (1)
Woodland: coniferous, plantation (1)
Woodland: mixed (1)
Woodland: mixed, plantation (1)
Woodland: mixed, semi-natural (1)
Substrate (where recorded) & number of records:
Soil (2)
Soil Leaves (1)
Soil Mossy (1)
Months recorded in & number of records:
August (1)
September (1)
October (3)