Observation 138850: Geastrum quadrifidum Pers.
When: 2013-07-06
Collection location: Alva, Florida, USA [Click for map]

Notes: in sandy soil under oak leaves

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Pretty rough shape, but
By: Bob Chapman (Disciseda)
2013-07-06 19:42:03 CDT (-0400)

Definitely a Geastrum. Astraeus doesn’t have a deliniated peristome, and this specimen shows no evidence of being hygroscopic. Species? minimum?

Created: 2013-07-06 16:06:13 CDT (-0400)
Last modified: 2013-07-07 08:19:03 CDT (-0400)
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