Observation 195390: Tuberales sensu lato
When: 2014-12-30

Notes: Small oval shaped fungi, (possibly a Tuber/Truffle). Outer skin layer penetrated with sharp cutter.Specimen was raked up by forest creatures searching for food.

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By: Daniel B. Wheeler (Tuberale)
2015-03-13 19:58:10 CDT (-0400)

appear to be left and right sides of the photo. Has basal tuft of what may be mycelia.

Interesting specimen, Ian.
By: Daniel B. Wheeler (Tuberale)
2015-01-02 18:49:05 CST (-0500)

Not a truffle I believe. But similar.

Truffles have venae externae, or external veins. They also have venae internae, or internal veins. I do not see veins at either location. But fungus does appear to be solid, has no visible loculates (chambers). Got me stumped, Ian. Need to have detailed appearance/notes included for this specimen.

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