Conifer Disco

Lachnellula subtilissima

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By Roger Phillips

Published 2006

Conifer Disco Lachnellula subtilissima (Cooke) Dennis (illustrated twice life size) Fruit body 1–3mm across, globose, becoming cup-shaped; inner surface yellow-orange, outer white, covered in long, shaggy, septate hairs. Spores 6–11Γ—2–2.5ΒΌ, oblong-ellipsoid. Asci 156Γ—12ΒΌ. Habitat on pine twigs, less often on spruce; autumn. Occasional. Not edible.

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