MycoKey : the species Psilachnum eburneum

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.


Psilachnum eburneum

Psilachnum eburneum , Grasschoteltje
Illustration and © Jens H. Petersen
Denmark, JHP-05.047
Psilachnum eburneum , Grasschoteltje
asci and paraphyses, spore*, ascus, paraphyses
Illustration and © Hans-Otto Baral
Germany, HB 3226

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