Observation 137878: Scleroderma Pers.

When: 2013-06-27

Collection location: San Leandro, California, USA [Click for map]

Who: Debbie Viess (amanitarita)

Specimen available

found beneath landscaping shrubbery.


puffer yellow mycelia.jpg
puffball 2 spores.jpg
1000x in water.

Proposed Names

29% (1)
Recognized by sight: dark reddish brown peridium, bright yellow base and mycelia.
Based on microscopic features: large, round, profusely spiny spores.
49% (2)
Eye3 Eyes3
Recognized by sight: …and that’s how I would mark the box I put in the cabinet with every intention of getting around to it someday.

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Eye3 = Observer’s choice
Eyes3 = Current consensus


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Stephanie Jarvis agrees with you…
By: Debbie Viess (amanitarita)
2013-06-28 15:52:41 CDT (-0400)

I can halve it to confirm.

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