MycoKey : the species Geastrum fimbriatum

Generic short diagnoses: Closed, globose to onion-shaped, fairly big fruitbodies that open the outer peridium in a stellate pattern to expose an inner ball containing powdery spores or a naked mass of powdery spores held together by capillitial threads.


Geastrum fimbriatum - DK: frynset stjernebold, UK: Sessile Earthstar

Geastrum fimbriatum , frynset stjernebold, Sessile Earthstar, brun jordstjerne, fransig jordstjærna, Gewimperde årdster, Gewimperter Erdstern, Géastre sans pied
Illustration and © Jens H. Petersen
Denmark, JHP-02.170

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