Phylum: Basidiomycota Class: Agaricomycetes
Order: Agaricales Family: Tricholomataceae
Species: Tricholoma ustale (Fr.) P. Kumm.
Synonyms: Agaricus fulvellus
Agaricus ustalis
Tricholoma fulvellum
Common Name: Burnt Knight

An ectomycorrhizal species
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Tricholoma ustalePhotographer:  David Mitchel
Photographer: David Mitchel

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Associated Species (where recorded) & number of records:
Fagus sylvatica (25)
Poaceae (1)
Habitat (where recorded) & number of records:
Woodland: mixed, semi-natural (5)
Parkland and scattered trees (3)
Woodland: mixed (3)
Built up area, domestic (2)
Neutral grassland: semi-improved (2)
Woodland (2)
Woodland: broadleaved (2)
Woodland: broadleaved, semi-natural (2)
Scrub (1)
Woodland and scrub (1)
Woodland: broadleaved, plantation (1)
Woodland: coniferous, plantation (1)
Woodland: mixed, plantation (1)
Substrate (where recorded) & number of records:
Soil (9)
Soil Mossy (7)
Soil Leaves (4)
Leaf Litter (1)
Twig (1)
Months recorded in & number of records:
January (4)
March (2)
September (7)
October (23)
November (2)