The text is written to a consistent system, with headings in bold so that the reader can locate information with ease. These are the details and some of the sources:
Common name Where given, these are taken from the the British Mycological Society (BMS) website.
Latin name and author accreditation Species names and attributions are as per the BMS Checklist of the British & Irish Basidiomycota N.W. Legon and A. Henrici with P.J. Roberts, B.M. Spooner and R. Watling, published by The Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew in 2005. The names and authors for the Ascomycetes are drawn from the BMS website checklist.