BioImages: The Virtual Field-Guide (UK)

GEASTRALES K. Hosaka & Castellano (earth-stars)

Subtaxa (ie subgroups of this Order)

GEASTRACEAE Corda (earthstars)
Geastrum (earthstars), eg: Geastrum fimbriatum (Sessile Earthstar) - Fruitbody - underside view Sphaerobolus stellatus (Shooting Star), eg: Sphaerobolus stellatus (Shooting Star) - Undischarged fruitbody - side view
Family 16 subtaxa 28 ident refs

Suggested Literature

Identification Works

Ellis, M.B. & J.P., 1990 Fungi without gills (Hymenomycetes and Gasteromycetes) an identification handbook

BioInfo BioInfo (www.bioinfo.org.uk) has 13 general literature references to GEASTRALES (earth-stars)

GEASTRALES may also be covered by literature listed under:

BIOTA
(living things)
Eukaryota
(eukaryotes)
FUNGI S.S.
(true fungi)
BASIDIOMYCOTA
(spore droppers)
AGARICOMYCETES
(a class of fungi)
Fungi s.l.

BioInfo BioInfo (www.bioinfo.org.uk) has 92 feeding and other relationships of GEASTRALES (earth-stars)

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