Observation 147702: Scleroderma Pers.
When: 2013-10-08
No herbarium specimen

Notes: Growing in my backyard, from a neighbor’s bronze beech tree. Interesting, in that the beech was cut down nearly a year ago, but the mycorrhizal fungi with it are still fruiting.

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Pink cap. Could be S. areaolatum.
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Detail of peridium.
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Blue with white gleba.
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Additional sporocarps in situ. There are probably 15 fruiting here, all within 10 feet of the stump.

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Created: 2013-10-08 18:53:39 MST (-0700)
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