MycoKey : the species Ciboria betulae

Generic short diagnoses: Stipitate, ± brown discomycetes on stromatized host tissue, with ± ellipsoid spores and a thin-walled textura globulosa.

Ciboria betulae - DK: birkefrø-knoldskive

Ciboria betulae , birkefrø-knoldskive, Berkezådmummiekelkje
Illustration and © Thomas Læssøe
Denmark, TL-12496
Ciboria betulae , birkefrø-knoldskive, Berkezådmummiekelkje
closeup of apothecia ejecting spores
Illustration and © Jens H. Petersen
Denmark, JHP-00.019

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