Observation 11710: Scleroderma areolatum Ehrenb.

When: 2008-09-30

Collection location: Southeast Portland, Multnomah Co., Oregon, USA [Click for map]

Who: Daniel B. Wheeler (Tuberale)

No specimen available

Peridium staining redding or pinkish where bruised, torn or cut. Gleba grayish-brown, cap areolate (cracked), sometimes quite large. The first photo of this collection was nearly 5 inches across. While most of these specimens were quite fresh, at least 2 specimens were seen in grassy lawn areas which had either been stepped on and squashed, or had deteriorated naturally to a black gooey mess in situ.

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