Scutellinia scutellata identification

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Scutellinia scutellata (L. ex St. Amans) Lamb. Common Eyelash S?rt?s cs?szegomba. Cup 0.2?1cm across, shallowly disc-shaped, inner surface bright orange-red, outer pale brown covered in stiff dark brown or black hairs up to 1,000? long and 40? wide towards the forked, rooting bases, narrowing towards the pointed apices, septate; visible without a lens as distinct ?eyelashed? rimming the margin. Asci 300 x 25?. Spores elliptical and with a roughened exterior, containing several small oil droplets, 18?19 x 10?12?. Habitat on damp soil or rotten wood. Season late spring to late autumn. Common. Not edible. Distribution, America and Europe.

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Stem type:
Lateral
rudimentary or absent
Inedible
Habitat:
Grows on the ground
Grows on wood
Spore colour:
White
cream or yellowish
Cap type:
Cup shaped
Fungus colour:
Orange
Brown
Red or redish or pink
Normal size:
Less than 5cm
Location:
North America
Europe
Common Eyelash, S?rt?s cs?szegomba
Class:
Pezizomycetes
Order:
Pezizales
Family:
Helvellaceae
Last modification: 2015-10-15 17:43:08

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