The descriptive text, below the map, is from the Cornish Red Data Book (2009). The map on this web page depicts the organisms distribution and shows the records made pre-2000 and those made since.
Range & Status
On soil in mixed woodland, associated with Birch Betula spp., Oak Quercus spp. and Pine Pinus spp. Until recently this species was only recorded from Herefordshire in 2004, and Perthshire in 2003. During 2006 it was recorded at Lanhydrock Estate, Bodmin cemetery and Cabilla Woods with a total of five specimens.
I.J. Bennallick, S. Board, C.N. French, P.A. Gainey, C. Neil, R. Parslow, A. Spalding and P.E. Tompsett. eds. 2009. Red Data Book for Cornwall and the Isles of Scilly. 2nd Edition.Croceago Press.
The Cornish Red Data Book Project was led by the Cornwall and Isles of Scilly Federation for Biological Recorders (CISFBR). The full text and species accounts (minus the maps) are available on the CISFBR website.