MycoKey : the species Velutarina rufoolivacea

Generic short diagnoses: Fairly tough, olive to brown or blackish, inoperculate discomycetes on wood and woody stems, with fairly large, ellipsoid, at maturity brown, non-septate spores.


Velutarina rufoolivacea

Velutarina rufoolivacea
Illustration and © Jens H. Petersen
Denmark, JHP-99.191
Velutarina rufoolivacea
ascus, ascus bases, paraphyses, ascus tops† (lugol), spores (isome germinating)
Illustration and © Hans-Otto Baral
Germany, HB 3148

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