Observation 113363: Pisolithus arrhizus (Scop.) Rauschert

When: 2012-10-13

Collection location: Point Reyes National Seashore, Marin Co., California, USA [Click for map]

Who: Ken Stavropoulos (pennybun)

No specimen available

near pine

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Young sporocarp
By: Daniel B. Wheeler (Tuberale)
2012-10-14 12:19:01 EDT (-0400)

to produce so much yellow. Mostly my hands get dark brown. But when I find P. arrhizus I usually find the powdery-top stage.

stained hands
By: Ken Stavropoulos (pennybun)
2012-10-14 00:17:44 EDT (-0400)

Yes my hands were yellow and brown!

Did you notice a discoloration of your hands while cutting this sporocarp?
By: Daniel B. Wheeler (Tuberale)
2012-10-13 23:36:19 EDT (-0400)

If so, you may have a case of Die-Maker’s Puffball staining your hands.

Created: 2012-10-13 21:32:32 EDT (-0400)
Last modified: 2012-10-13 23:55:38 EDT (-0400)
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