Observation 209045: Battarrea phalloides (Dicks.) Pers.
When: 2015-07-05

Notes: Found in between large, mature Quercus pacifica in a valley overlooking Avalon (pictures of leaves and view from observation location below). At first glance it looked like a bolete, but my hand was covered in rusty orange-brown spores when I touched the pileus. I’ve never seen anything like it. Very large specimen.

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helpful photos
By: Ben Anderson (btanderson)
2015-07-16 23:41:08 CEST (+0200)

nice to see photos of the associated trees and area.

Size of lens cap?
By: L G Price (LG_Price)
2015-07-06 21:17:30 CEST (+0200)

That is an amazing fungus. Can you estimate the size of the spore ball and length of the stalk?

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