MycoKey : the species Geastrum melanocephalum

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 melanocephalum - DK: håret stjernebold

Geastrum melanocephalum , håret stjernebold, ulljordstjerne, hårig jordstjærna, Riesen-Erdstern
Illustration and © Jens H. Petersen

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