Observation 200338: Lycoperdon pyriforme Schaeff.
When: 2015-03-09
Who: JohninENC
No herbarium specimen

Notes: Growing on dead shelf fungus.

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I thought it was vary unusual.
By: JohninENC
2015-03-10 08:33:00 PDT (-0700)

I looked up observation 54542 and thought that was a more interesting fruiting than the one I posted. I also read the comment about the dead tree possibly being the true host for the pluteus and possibly for this case also. I do not recall any visible fruiting directly from the dead tree.

By: Danny Newman (myxomop)
2015-03-10 03:47:54 PDT (-0700)

only ever seen one other normally lignicolous basidiomycete growing on a conk instead:

Observation 54542

Created: 2015-03-09 17:05:32 PDT (-0700)
Last modified: 2015-10-01 04:26:09 PDT (-0700)
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