Geastrum schmidelii Vittad.
(dwarf earthstar)

Taxonomic hierarchy:
SpeciesGeastrum schmidelii (dwarf earthstar)
GenusGeastrum (earthstars)
FamilyGEASTRACEAE (earthstars)
OrderGEASTRALES (earth-stars)
SubclassPHALLOMYCETIDAE (a subclass of basidiomycetes)
ClassAGARICOMYCETES (a class of fungi)
PhylumBASIDIOMYCOTA (spore droppers)
KingdomFUNGI (true fungi)
DomainEukaryota (eukaryotes)
LifeBIOTA (living things)
Records of Geastrum schmidelii (Dwarf Earthstar) :
1: Geastrum schmidelii (Dwarf Earthstar)
4 Apr 1983 OSGR: ST25 51° 20' N, 3° 0' W Vice County: North Somerset (VC 6) England
Image 1: Side viewImage 2: Side view (2)Image 3: Capillitium and spores - highly magnifiedImage 4: DescriptionImage 5: Description - contd

Identification Works

BioInfo ( has 1 general literature references relevant to Geastrum schmidelii (Dwarf Earthstar)

Geastrum schmidelii (Dwarf Earthstar) may also be covered by identification literature listed under the following higher taxa:

BioInfoBioInfo ( has 1 host/parasite/foodplant and/or other relationships for Geastrum schmidelii (Dwarf Earthstar)
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