Ciboria batschiana

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By Roger Phillips

Published 2006

Ciboria batschiana (Zopf) N.F. Buchw. (illustrated 80% life size) Cup 0.5–1.5cm across, concave at first then flattened, attached by a slender, dark brown stalk up to 2cm long; inner surface cinnamon, outer similarly coloured, finely downy. Spores 6–11Γ—4–6ΒΌ, ellipsoid. Asci 150Γ—8ΒΌ. Habitat on old acorns; autumn. Occasional. Not edible.

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