Observation 138850: Geastrum quadrifidum Pers.

When: 2013-07-06

Collection location: Alva, Florida, USA [Click for map]

Who: Benjamin Dion (benjamindion)

Specimen available

in sandy soil under oak leaves

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Pretty rough shape, but
By: Bob Chapman (Disciseda)
2013-07-06 16:42:03 PDT (-0700)

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 13:06:13 PDT (-0700)
Last modified: 2013-07-07 05:19:03 PDT (-0700)
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