Observation 11157: Lycoperdaceae Chevall.
When: 2008-09-15
No herbarium specimen

Notes: I wasn’t sure what this was when I first saw it (first photo). I took a photo, then attempted to upend it and it broke in half. Inside was just solid white stuff, so it seems it’s a puffball of some sort. Location wasn’t far from where I’ve found a Scleroderma previously (obs. 10990), in sandy ground at the edge of a path.

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Gleba slightly pink
By: Daniel B. Wheeler (Tuberale)
2008-09-16 02:39:50 CDT (-0400)

In the whole specimen, there seems to be some pink in the gleba near where the peridium was broken.I don’t know any Lycoperdons that have a pink tinge in the gleba, so it could be something completely different.

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