Observation 119262: Lycoperdon pyriforme Schaeff.

When: 2012-12-07

Collection location: Beaver Co., Pennsylvania, USA [Click for map]

Who: Bob Zuberbuhler (Bob Z)

No specimen available

Small light colored puffball found loosely attached to debris on top of a well rotted log. Cut surface is homogenous, light brown and powdery. White mycelium.

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By: Daniel B. Wheeler (Tuberale)
2012-12-08 14:05:40 CST (-0500)

on rotting wood. Not much else it could be but Lycoperdon pyriforme IMO. Grows well on wood chips, too. At least, that’s what I grew it on.

Created: 2012-12-07 13:45:34 CST (-0500)
Last modified: 2012-12-08 17:32:55 CST (-0500)
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