Observation 147416: Truncocolumella citrina Zeller
When: 2013-10-05

Notes: Truncocolumella citrina. The columella is enclosed within the gleba. It looks like the tree trunk and branches throughout the gleba. It is golden in color, against the spore-bearing gleba which is gray, brown, or greenish.

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As collected.
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Mature gleba is gray, just before deliquescing into a brownish goo.
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Several stages of maturity.
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Like some puffballs, Truncocolumella citrina may have a small, sterile base in some specimens.
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Used references: NATS Field Guide To Selected North American Truffles and Truffle-like Fungi; Mushrooms Demystified.

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