Observation 193173: Lycoperdon pyriforme Schaeff.

When: 2014-09-19

Collection location: Cedar Creek Ecosystem Science Reserve, Bethel, Minnesota, USA [Click for map]

Who: bckarch

Specimen available

Growing on a decaying log in a cluster. The peridium seems smooth buy has a little granular surface and a light tan color. The gleba is very white and has a marshmallow texture. The puffball is very bouncy! The spores are globose and range from (2.6-3.3micrometers) x (2.7-3.4micrometers)

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Recognized by sight
Used references: Mushrooms of the Midwest

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Eyes3 = Current consensus


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