Observation 140055: Calvatia bovista (L.) Pers.
When: 2013-06-27
(49.1785° -107.7043° 858m)

Notes: Found in hilly grassland near Two Trees Trail in West Block of GNP, on slight slope facing East
A few meters from another puffball, but much younger (possibly the same species?)

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photo taken later after drying oven (but still same state as before)
surrounding habitat (same as other specimen)

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56% (1)
Eye3 Eyes3
Recognized by sight: darker brown spores, medium-sized puffball, outside clearly flaked off, good sterile base present
Used references: Mushrooms Demystified 2nd Ed (Arora 1986)

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Eye3 = Observer’s choice
Eyes3 = Current consensus


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