Observation 193852: Scleroderma Pers.
When: 2014-12-16
No herbarium specimen

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Wish you had dug this, George.
By: Daniel B. Wheeler (Tuberale)
2014-12-17 11:52:47 PST (-0800)

A Scleroderma is similar to Amanita in that both have hypogeous elements essential to identification. This is not S. citrina, as it lacks the erect scales on the peridium. It has a thick peridium, which might become much thicker at the base.

Rain-filled interior
By: George Riner (mycogeo)
2014-12-16 18:51:57 PST (-0800)

note the rain water pooled in the inside cup.

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