MycoKey : the genus Octospora

Generic short diagnoses: Small, ± orange-red operculate discomycetes with smooth outside and ± ellipsoid, smooth or ornamented spores. Parasitic on mosses.

Species examples:
Octospora coccinea
Octospora humosa
Octospora ithacaensis
Octospora lilacina
Octospora phagospora
Octospora rubens

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