BioImages: The Virtual Field-Guide (UK)
Peziza ampliata Pers. (a cup fungus)
||15 March 2017
|OS grid ref
||50° 50' N, 1° 50' W
||Vice County: Dorset, VC9, England
|Stage or state
||apothecia on old fire-ste
||Asci: 8-spored, apex blue in Melzer's Iodine.
Ascospores: smooth, ellipsoid, with a single central, oil drop, 19-22/10-13.5µm.
Paraphyses: with brownish granular contents, ends clavate-swollen to irregularly clubbed.
Apothecium, in section, with brown line below hymenium, but not obviously stratified.