Observation 163247: Bovista pila Berk. & M.A. Curtis

When: 2014-04-11

Collection location: Hunlock Creek, Pennsylvania, USA [Click for map]

Who: Dave W (Dave W)

No specimen available

I find these on the same grassy path every spring. I have also found fresh specimens during autumn.

Spores do not show the small/broken pedicels. But this may be due to the limitations of my scope.

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Recognized by sight
Based on microscopic features: globose spores 3.5-4.5 mu.

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Eye3 = Observer’s choice
Eyes3 = Current consensus


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