MycoKey : the species Geastrum fornicatum

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 fornicatum - DK: stejl stjernebold

Geastrum fornicatum , stejl stjernebold, Großer Nest-Erdstern
Illustration and © Thomas Læssøe
England, K 24719

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