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Macrocystidia cucumis (Pers.) Joss. (Cucumber Cap)

BioImages BioImages (www.bioimages.org.uk) has 13 images of Macrocystidia cucumis (Cucumber Cap)

NBN NBN (data.nbn.org.uk) has the UK distribution map of Macrocystidia cucumis (Cucumber Cap)

FRDBI FRDBI (www.fieldmycology.net/gbchklst/gbchklst.asp) has the UK and Ireland records of Macrocystidia cucumis (Cucumber Cap)

Suggested Literature

Identification Works

Kibby, G., 2003, Macrocystidia cucumis, Field Mycology, Vol 4 (1): 2 (illustration) Macrocystidia cucumis
Noordeloos, M.E., 1995 Tribus Macrocystidieae (K├╝hner) Bas in Persoonia 14: 236. 1990
Pegler, D.N. & Brand, A.W., 2001 Profiles of Fungi No. 125: Macrocystidia cucumis (Pers.: Fr.) Joss

Macrocystidia cucumis may also be covered by literature listed under:

BIOTA
(living things)
Eukaryota
(eukaryotes)
FUNGI
(true fungi)
BASIDIOMYCOTA
(spore droppers)
AGARICOMYCETES
(a class of fungi)
AGARICALES
(mushrooms and toadstools)
Macromycetes (via Agaricales) Fungi s.l. (via Fungi)

Feeding and other inter-species relationships

Macrocystidia cucumis is associated with:

fruitbody Broadleaved trees - broadleaved, frondose or deciduous trees fruitbody is saprobic on Major Legon, N.W. & Henrici, A. with Roberts, P.J., Spooner, B.M. & Watling, R., 2005 [rich humic or nitrogenous soil]
fruitbody Pinopsida - conifers fruitbody is saprobic on Legon, N.W. & Henrici, A. with Roberts, P.J., Spooner, B.M. & Watling, R., 2005 [rich humic or nitrogenous soil]
fruitbody Trees - broadleaved and coniferous trees fruitbody is saprobic on woodchip of mulch Legon, N.W. & Henrici, A. with Roberts, P.J., Spooner, B.M. & Watling, R., 2005 [rich humic or nitrogenous soil]
fruitbody Trees - broadleaved and coniferous trees fruitbody is saprobic on shredded bark of mulch Legon, N.W. & Henrici, A. with Roberts, P.J., Spooner, B.M. & Watling, R., 2005 [rich humic or nitrogenous soil]
fruitbody Urtica dioica - Common Nettle (Rosales: Urticaceae) fruitbody is associated with Legon, N.W. & Henrici, A. with Roberts, P.J., Spooner, B.M. & Watling, R., 2005 [rich humic or nitrogenous soil]

There may be more taxa associated with Macrocystidia cucumis listed at higher taxonomic level

FUNGI
(true fungi)

Associated with Macrocystidia cucumis:

Macrocystidia cucumis may be associated with taxa listed at higher taxonomic level

FUNGI
(true fungi)
AGARICALES
(mushrooms and toadstools)
Macromycetes (via Agaricales) Fungi s.l. (via Fungi)

References

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