Orange Cup - Melastiza cornubiensis
At first disc shaped then becoming irregularly flattened and wavy and more saucer shaped. It measures from 0.5 cm to 1.5 or 2 cm across, upper surface and underside concolorous orange and smooth, with fine hairs at the margin.
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On sandy and gravelly soil and paths.
Autumn to spring.
Rather infrequent, but widespread in Britain.
Status in Leicestershire and Rutland not known.
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