MycoKey : the species Orbilia rubella

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 rubella

Orbilia rubella , tandvaxskål, Rood sterwasbekertje, Bekrænztes Knopfbecherchen
Illustration and © Jens H. Petersen
Denmark, JHP-00.059

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