MycoKey : the species Geastrum quadrifidum

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 quadrifidum - DK: firfliget stjernebold, UK: Rayed Earthstar

Geastrum quadrifidum , firfliget stjernebold, Rayed Earthstar, styltejordstjerne, fyrflikig jordstjærna, Vierslippige årdster, Kleiner Nest-Erdstern, Géastre à quatre franges
Illustration and © Jens H. Petersen
Denmark, JHP-98.159

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