|Generic short diagnoses: Sessile to short stipitate, delicate, pale to vividly coloured, inoperculate discomycetes with ± cylindrical to lanceolate, often protruding paraphyses, cylindrical to mostly narrowing, septate, smooth hairs and a pronounced drop in the ascus below the spores.
|Illustration and © Jens H. Petersen|
asci and paraphyses, spore*, ascus, paraphyses
|Illustration and © Hans-Otto Baral|
Germany, HB 3226