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Gliophorus laetus
heath waxcap, orange-brown waxy-cap

Distribution: Widespread in northern hemisphere.

Habitat: Damp soil among mosses and ferns, in forests and bogs.

Substrate: Soil.

Conservation Status: Not of concern


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Accepted Name:
Gliophorus laetus (Pers.) Herink
Publication: Stavnatkovité houby parhorku "Velká Horka" u Mnichova Hradiste. Sborník Severoceského Musea. 1:53-86 1958.

Synonyms & Misapplications:
Hygrocybe laeta (Pers. ex Fr.) P. Kumm. [PNWKC]
Additional Resources:

PNW Herbaria: Specimen records of Gliophorus laetus in the Consortium of Pacific Northwest Herbaria database.

CalPhotos: Gliophorus laetus photos.

3 photographs:
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