MycoKey : the genus Ascocoryne

Generic short diagnoses: Solitary or fasciculate, gelatinous, mostly lilac to purple, inoperculate discomycetes on wood or stems, with 0-5-septate spores, which in some species form secondary spores.

Species examples:
Ascocoryne cylichnium
Ascocoryne sarcoides
Ascocoryne turficola

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