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Thursday, May 5, 2011
MellAsco 3 - Dennisiodiscus prasinus
Dennisiodiscus prasinus (Quél.) Svrcek is one of the more beautiful discos sporting a pale, green disk with long, orange hairs at the margin. This collection was found on Glyceria maxima, but it was also seen on Carex. The species is closely related to Mollisia and may even end up inside this genus.
The hairs not only covers the margin but also the back side of the fruitbody: