Observation 149665: Battarrea phalloides (Dicks.) Pers.
When: 2013-10-23
No herbarium specimen

Notes: Growing on ground under mesquite tree. Cap up to 4.5 cm., convex, covered in rusty brown spores, under surface white. Stem 15 cm. × 1 cm., yellowish, shaggy, dry.

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Used references: Bob @ Observation 162069 describes it as smaller than Battarrea and marked by the development of holes in the peridium. Miller & Miller’s “Gasteromycetes” confirms. though not mentioned in that text, other observations report this sp. to be associated with mesquite.

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