Observation 102292: Lycoperdon marginatum Vittad.
When: 2012-07-20
No herbarium specimen

Notes: 2.3cm diameter, solitary specimen growing on hardwood log in mixed forest. I didn’t think that any spiny puffballs grew on wood – what is it?

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Voted L. marginatum
By: Daniel B. Wheeler (Tuberale)
2012-07-22 11:54:24 CDT (-0400)

because of apparent expperidium, which is breaking away in chunks or sheets from the endoperidium. Only L. marginatum does that.

Created: 2012-07-20 20:40:35 CDT (-0400)
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