MycoKey : the genus Otidea

Generic short diagnoses: Medium-sized to large, ± split down one side and ± ear-or funnel-shaped, ± yellow, pink, buff or brown coloured operculate discomytes with curved paraphyses and smooth spores. On soil and debris, probably mycorrhizal.

Species examples:
Otidea alutacea
Otidea bufonia
Otidea concinna
Otidea leporina
Otidea onotica
Otidea phlebophora

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