Phylum: Basidiomycota Class: Agaricomycetes
Order: Agaricales Family: Agaricaceae
Species: Agaricus campestris var. campestris L.
Synonyms: Agaricus campestris
Agaricus campestris var. fuscopilosellus
Agaricus campestris var. squamulosus
Pratella campestris
Psalliota campestris
Psalliota campestris var. fuscopilosella
Psalliota campestris var. fuscopilosellus
Psalliota campestris var. squamulosa
Psalliota flocculosa
Common Name: Field Mushroom

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Agaricus campestris var. campestrisPhotographer:  David Mitchel
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Associated Species (where recorded) & number of records:
Crataegus monogyna (1)
Poaceae (1)
Habitat (where recorded) & number of records:
Acid grassland (3)
Neutral grassland: semi-improved (3)
Built-up areas (2)
Grassland: neutral, semi-improved, lowland (2)
Improved grassland (2)
Neutral grassland (2)
Neutral grassland: unimproved (2)
Woodland (2)
Woodland: broadleaved, semi-natural (2)
Woodland: mixed, plantation (2)
Acid grassland: semi-improved (1)
Calcareous grassland (1)
Grassland: improved/reseeded, lowland (1)
Marsh/marshy grassland (1)
Woodland: broadleaved (1)
Woodland: broadleaved, plantation (1)
Woodland: coniferous, plantation (1)
Woodland: mixed (1)
Woodland: mixed, plantation, high forest (1)
Substrate (where recorded) & number of records:
Soil Grassy (21)
Soil (11)
Grass (1)
Months recorded in & number of records:
January (3)
March (2)
April (1)
June (1)
July (4)
August (10)
September (16)
October (17)
November (8)