Classification
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  • Scientific Names
    • Hygrocybe punicea
    • Hygrophorus puniceus
    • Hygrophorus puniceus minor
    • Hygrophorus puniceus nigrescens
    • Hygrophorus puniceus puniceus
  • English
    • Crimson Waxcap

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Recent observations

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Crimson Waxcap Hygrocybe punicea

Observer

brodiemaxa

Date

January 16, 2015 02:39 PM PST

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Square

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Crimson Waxcap Hygrocybe punicea

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jonathanwitkop

Date

February 22, 2015

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Square

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Crimson Waxcap Hygrocybe punicea

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November 15, 2014

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Square

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Crimson Waxcap Hygrocybe punicea

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February 27, 2015 03:35 PM PST

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Crimson Waxcap Hygrocybe punicea

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czabel

Date

February 21, 2015 03:47 PM PST

Description

In notebook

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Square

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Crimson Waxcap Hygrocybe punicea

Date

February 11, 2015 01:37 PM PST

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Square

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Crimson Waxcap Hygrocybe punicea

Date

February 2, 2015 02:14 PM PST

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Crimson Waxcap Hygrocybe punicea

Date

January 26, 2015 02:00 PM PST

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Square

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Crimson Waxcap Hygrocybe punicea

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January 23, 2015 12:05 PM PST

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Crimson Waxcap Hygrocybe punicea

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seakay

Date

January 31, 2015

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Crimson Waxcap Hygrocybe punicea

Observer

anudibranchmom

Date

January 9, 2015 01:54 PM PST

Description

Under redwoods.

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Crimson Waxcap Hygrocybe punicea

Observer

damontighe

Date

January 4, 2015 05:00 PM EST
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Description from Wikipedia

Hygrocybe punicea, sometimes called Crimson- or Scarlet Waxy Cap, is a colourful member of the genus Hygrocybe, the waxcaps, found across Northern Europe. Originally described as Hygrophorus puniceus, it is the largest member of the genus.

No range data available.