Catinella olivacea (Batsch) Boud., (olive salver)

15 Oct 2016 at OSGR: SZ19 in Dorset, England

Record Summarythree groups of cups on piece of very wet, rotting wood
Found asFruitbody
Date15 October 2016
OS grid refOSGR: SZ19
Lat/Lon50° 50' N, 1° 50' W
Vice CountyDorset, VC no: 9

Notes: Asci: 8-spored, tip not stained in iodine.

Acospores: ellipsoid-fusiform, sometimes narrowed, a beautiful pale blue when young, maturing to grey-green, with an oil drop at each end, 9-10/4.5µm.

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