MycoKey : the species Sarcosphaera coronaria

Generic short diagnoses: A large, thick-fleshed, fragile, vinaceous, semi-immersed operculate discomycete opening by large, triangular teeth; on calcareous soil in spring and early summer.


Sarcosphaera coronaria - DK: stjernebæger, UK: Violet Crowncup

Sarcosphaera coronaria , stjernebæger, Violet Crowncup, kronebegersopp, kronskål, Violetter Kronenbecherling
Illustration and © Karen Hansen
Denmark, KS-94-19
Sarcosphaera coronaria , stjernebæger, Violet Crowncup, kronebegersopp, kronskål, Violetter Kronenbecherling
young, still closed specimens
Illustration and © Jens H. Petersen
Denmark, JHP-95.074
Sarcosphaera coronaria , stjernebæger, Violet Crowncup, kronebegersopp, kronskål, Violetter Kronenbecherling
mature specimens
Illustration and © Jens H. Petersen
Denmark
Sarcosphaera coronaria , stjernebæger, Violet Crowncup, kronebegersopp, kronskål, Violetter Kronenbecherling
asci with spores
Illustration and © Henry Dissing
Denmark, 1981

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