Phylum: Basidiomycota Class: Agaricomycetes
Order: Agaricales Family: Physalacriaceae
Species: Strobilurus esculentus (Wulfen) Singer
Synonyms: Agaricus esculentus
Collybia esculenta
Collybia tenacella
Marasmius conigenus subsp. esculentus
Marasmius esculentus
Marasmius esculentus subsp. esculentus
Marasmius esculentus subsp. typicus
Pseudohiatula conigena var. esculenta
Pseudohiatula esculenta
Pseudohiatula esculenta subsp. typica
Strobilurus esculentus var. griseus
Common Name: Sprucecone Cap

Click on the dots to get a species list for the 10km square that it represents.
This distribution map was produced using DMap
Strobilurus esculentusPhotographer: © Jürgen Wagner
Photographer: © Jürgen Wagner

Photographer: © Jürgen Wagner 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:
Picea (2)
Habitat (where recorded) & number of records:
Marsh/marshy grassland (1)
Woodland: coniferous (1)
Woodland: coniferous, plantation (1)
Woodland: mixed (1)
Woodland: mixed, semi-natural (1)
Substrate (where recorded) & number of records:
Cone (2)
Soil Leaves (2)
Months recorded in & number of records:
September (2)
October (3)
December (1)