The genus Spathularia has the spore body flattened and growing down both sides of the stem.
Spathularia vellltipes (See Plate Facing Page 132)
Spore Body - Flattened, tawny yellow, shaped like a spatula, with the spore surface wavy and growing down two sides of the stem.
Stem - Hollow, minutely velvety, dark brown tinged with yellow.
Flesh - Firm and tough, shrinking little in drying.
Habitat - Mossy trunks in damp woods.
Golden Peziza (edible). (Peziza aurantia, Pers.).
Peziza odorata. Pk. (edible). Reduced. See page 137.