MycoKey : the species Otidea bufonia

Generic short diagnoses: Medium-sized to large, ± split down one side and ± ear-or funnel-shaped, ± yellow, pink, buff or brown coloured operculate discomytes with curved paraphyses and smooth spores. On soil and debris, probably mycorrhizal.


Otidea bufonia - UK: Toad's Ear

Otidea bufonia , Toad
Illustration and © Jens H. Petersen
Denmark, JHP-92.313
Otidea bufonia , Toad
buffing apothecia
Illustration and © Jens H. Petersen
Denmark, JHP-92.313

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