MycoKey : the species Scutellinia macrospora

Generic short diagnoses: Small, orange-red operculate discomycetes with dark, pointed, projecting, deeply rooted hairs on the apothecial outside. On soil (often clay or limestone) or decayed wood.


Scutellinia macrospora

Scutellinia macrospora , Großsporiger Schildborstling
Illustration and © Jens H. Petersen
Norway, JHP-93.105
Scutellinia macrospora , Großsporiger Schildborstling
Illustration and © Henry Dissing
Norway, JHP-93.105 (93.09)
Scutellinia macrospora , Großsporiger Schildborstling
spores
Illustration and © Henry Dissing
Switzerland, 82.19

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