Observation 175483: Lycoperdon Pers.
When: 2014-08-27
No herbarium specimen

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43% (3)
Recognized by sight
57% (2)
Recognized by sight: The sterile base is too large and the surface ornamentation is wrong for L. perlatum.

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Hello Patrick
By: Phil (gunchky)
2014-08-30 19:57:58 CDT (-0400)

Thanks for your comments, but I should mention that these were picked and simply tossed in a bag for the drive home. Can it be that the ornamentations were sloughed off during transit and before these photos were taken? Also if it is not L. perlatum, I don’t believe it is L. pyriforme because it was terrestrial. I am familar with some speies of Lycoperdon, and L perlatum is my best bet. Whatwould you call it? Thanks again. Phil

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