|fungus colour: Yellow, Orange|
|normal size: Less than 5cm|
|cap type: Cup shaped|
|stem type: Lateral, rudimentary or absent|
|flesh: Flesh granular or brittle|
|spore colour: White, cream or yellowish|
|habitat: Grows on the ground|
Neottiella rutilans (Fr.) Dennis syn. Peziza rutilans Fr. Cup 0.5–1.5cm across, saucer-shaped with a short stalk at the centre almost buried in the substrate, inner surface bright yellowish-orange, outer whitish flushed orange towards the margin and covered in minute, downy white hairs. Asci 300 x 20µ. Spores broadly elliptical, reticulate, containing one or two oil drops, 22–25 x 13–15µ. Habitat on heathland or sandy soil amongst Polytrichum. Season autumn to winter. Frequent. Not edible. Found In Europe.
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