Observation 138844: Lycoperdon Pers.
When: 2013-07-06
Collection location: Alva, Florida, USA [Click for map]

Notes: in sandy soil around oaks, sabal palm, saw palm, and slash pine

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Used references: Arora, Mushrooms Demystified.
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By: Daniel B. Wheeler (Tuberale)
2013-07-06 21:01:39 MST (-0700)

seems more likely. Lycoperdon foetidum looks really close.

Scleroderma has a peridium up to 2cm thick. This has a papery peridium.

Peridium (outer skin) too thin for most Scleroderma.
By: Daniel B. Wheeler (Tuberale)
2013-07-06 14:43:31 MST (-0700)

Also, small cone-shaped warts not common in Sclerodermataceae. Consider Lycoperdon?

Created: 2013-07-06 12:57:32 MST (-0700)
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