Observation 210188: Scleroderma meridionale Demoulin & Malençon
When: 2015-07-15
Collection location: Casco, Maine, USA [Click for map]
No herbarium specimen
0 Sequences

Growing near white pine.

Proposed Names

1% (2)
Recognized by sight
56% (1)
Used references: Kuo, Scleroderma key
84% (1)
Used references: Kuo’s Scleroderma Key at MushroomExpert. Peridium is thin (>1 mm) and stains red. Pseudostipe stains red when cut too. Spores should be reticulate. Peridium exterior shows no sign of yellow.

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Scleroderma, yes.
By: Daniel B. Wheeler (Tuberale)
2015-07-16 08:43:19 CDT (-0500)

S. citrinum, no.

S. citrinum is characterized by having erect warts. This obs. has no warts. Ergo, not S. citrinum.

Looks more like S. areolatum to me. Check it with Kuo’s Scleroderma key from Mushroom Expert.

By: Guy (Some Guy)
2015-07-16 02:05:18 CDT (-0500)

Can we get a pic of it cut open?

Created: 2015-07-15 16:42:24 CDT (-0500)
Last modified: 2015-07-20 00:31:14 CDT (-0500)
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