MycoKey : the genus Plicariella

Generic short diagnoses: Small to medium sized operculate discomycetes with dark brown, deep apothecia with large, dark brown pyramidal warts on the outside and amyloid asci with globose, ornamented spores. On calcareous soil.

Species examples:
Plicariella flavovirens
Plicariella scabrosa

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