MycoKey : the species Melastiza contorta

Generic short diagnoses: Small, reddish-orange apothecia with brownish, adpressed, thick-walled hairs and ± reticulate, aguttulate spores. Mainly on soil.


Melastiza contorta

Melastiza contorta
Illustration and © Jens H. Petersen
Denmark, JHP-08.174
Melastiza contorta
closeup
Illustration and © Jens H. Petersen
Denmark, JHP-08.174
Melastiza contorta
spores, asci and paraphyses
Illustration and © Jens H. Petersen
Denmark, JHP-08.174
Melastiza contorta
paraphyses
Illustration and © Jens H. Petersen
Denmark, JHP-08.174
Melastiza contorta
ascus top
Illustration and © Jens H. Petersen
Denmark, JHP-08.174
Melastiza contorta
marginal hairs
Illustration and © Jens H. Petersen
Denmark, JHP-08.174
Melastiza contorta
spores
Illustration and © Jens H. Petersen
Denmark, JHP-08.174

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