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Discover Life 10 kinds match:
Acanthostigma filiforme  [popup]
Acanthostigma minutum  [popup]
Acanthostigma multiseptatum  [popup]
Acanthostigma scopulum  [popup]
Acanthostigma septoconstrictum  [popup]
Thaxteriella pezizula  [popup]
Thaxteriella sp_near_pezizula  [popup]
Tubeufia acaciae  [popup]
Tubeufia aurantiella  [popup]
Tubeufia paludosa  [popup]


REMAINING (number with state)
Ascospore, ends
 Symmetrical ends (7)
 Asymmetrical ends (2)
 Symmetrical and asymmetrical ends (1)
Ascospore, length
 Short, 30-60 um (5)
 Long, 65-150 um (3)
 Medium, 50-85 um (3)
Ascospore, number in each ascus
 8-spored (9)
 4- or 8-spored (1)
Ascospore, number of septa
 14 (5)
 7 (5)
 13 (4)
 15 (4)
 8 (4)
 11 (3)
 12 (3)
 16 (3)
 9 (3)
 17 (2)
 over 17 (2)
 6 (1)
Ascospore, septal constriction
 Not constricted at any septum (8)
 Constricted at each septum (2)
Ascospore, shape
 Fusiform (4)
 Cylindrical-fusiform (2)
 Allantoid (1)
 Cylindrical (1)
 Fusiform to clavate (1)
 Long fusiform to filiform (1)
Ascus, shape
 Cylindrical (4)
 Cylindrical-clavate (4)
 Clavate (2)
Fruiting body, color of dried fruiting body
 Black (7)
 Orangish brown (2)
 Dark brown (1)
Fruiting body, outer covering--ascomatal vestiture
 Setose (6)
 Not setose (2)
 Subiculum (2)
Fruiting body, shape
 Globose to subglobose (8)
 Turbinate, collapsing when mature (2)
Fruiting body, width
 Medium, 150-200 um (5)
 Large, 200-350 um (4)
 Small, 100-150 um (1)
Setae, color
 Dark brown (4)
 Brown (2)