Phylum: Basidiomycota Class: Agaricomycetes
Order: Agaricales Family: Strophariaceae
Species: Pholiota gummosa (Lasch) Singer
Synonyms: Agaricus cookei
Agaricus gummosus
Agaricus ochrochlorus
Agaricus terrigenus
Dryophila alnicola var. ochrochlora
Dryophila gummosa
Flammula gummosa
Flammula ochrochlora
Pholiota cookei
Pholiota ochrochlora
Common Name: Sticky Scalycap


Click on the dots to get a species list for the 10km square that it represents.
This distribution map was produced using DMap
Pholiota gummosaPhotographer:  David Mitchel
Photographer: David Mitchel

Photographer:  David Mitchel
Have you a photograph, digital or otherwise that you would like to provide for this page? Or would you like to use this photograph? If so, please e-mail David Mitchel at the address given on the home page.

Or search Google Images for this species
View this species in its UK context on the NBN Atlas
Associated Species (where recorded) & number of records:
Quercus (1)
Habitat (where recorded) & number of records:
Neutral grassland: semi-improved (3)
Woodland: broadleaved (3)
Woodland: broadleaved, semi-natural (3)
Woodland: mixed (3)
Built up area, domestic (2)
Parkland and scattered trees (2)
Woodland (2)
Scrub (1)
Woodland: coniferous, plantation (1)
Substrate (where recorded) & number of records:
Sawdust (2)
Stump (2)
Months recorded in & number of records:
March (2)
September (1)
October (5)