MycoKey : the species Orbilia coccinella

Generic short diagnoses: Sessile to substipitate, waxy-semitranslucent, often yellowish, orange or pinkish discomycetes with narrow, ± stipitate, often truncate asci without croziers, living spores with a single spore body in the apex, and a pale textura globolosa to angularis.

Orbilia coccinella

Orbilia coccinella , Scharlachrotes Knopfbecherchen
Illustration and © Jens H. Petersen
Denmark, JHP-01.003
Orbilia coccinella , Scharlachrotes Knopfbecherchen
fruit-body, paraphyses and asci*, spores*
Illustration and © Hans-Otto Baral
Luxemburg, HB 4833

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