Observation 119987: Peziza vesiculosa Pers.
When: 2012-12-14
No herbarium specimen

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Recognized by sight: Cup-shaped fungus, with tiny notches on edges.
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Recognized by sight
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Used references: Arora, Mushrooms Demystified. A common cup fungi on manure. Arora calls it “Common Dung Cup”. Exterior features seem to match: “…whitish to buff or pale tan, minutely roughened or scurfy.”

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many sizes
By: Laurel (algoressister)
2012-12-15 18:21:20 CST (-0600)

These were in horse manure, at Wild Mare Campground Horsfall Beach.It is quite soggy, and old, piled under pines.
There were examples up to 4 inches in diameter. They were all cup shaped.

By: Danny Newman (myxomop)
2012-12-15 17:02:51 CST (-0600)

can you describe the habitat/soil this was found in?

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