Name: Peziza repanda
Citation: Fl. Upsal.: 466 (1820)
Misspellings: Peziza repandum
Fruiting Body: Initially pale brown or whitish overall; cup-shaped; the under surface minutely fuzzy and the upper surface smoother; with a tiny stem-like structure. In maturity flattened-irregular or bent backwards; 6-12 cm across; the margin often splitting; upper surface brown and smooth, often “pinched” or somewhat wrinkled over the center; under surface whitish and minutely fuzzy; attached to the substrate centrally, without a stem. Odor none. Flesh brownish or pale; brittle.
Microscopic Features: Spores 11-16 × 6-10 µ; smooth; elliptical; without oil droplets. Asci eight-spored; up to 225 × 15 µ.
Created: 2007-01-10 00:03:44 EST (-0500) by Nathan Wilson (nathan)
Last modified: 2013-12-31 22:52:17 EST (-0500) by walt sturgeon (Mycowalt)
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