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Wax-gills, possibly ectomycorrhizal. Distinguished from other wax gills by having divergent gill trama.
About 6 species have been reported from New Zealand, only those listed below have descriptions or images available from NZFungi.

Name (click to select)Image (click to enlarge)
 Hygrophorus brunneus  
 Hygrophorus carcharias  
 Hygrophorus coccineus
 Hygrophorus gloriae  
 Hygrophorus involutus  
 Hygrophorus niveus
 Hygrophorus pudorinus  
 Hygrophorus salmonipes  
 Hygrophorus segregatus  
 Hygrophorus waikanaensis