Observation 218411: Calvatia gigantea (Batsch) Lloyd
When: 2015-10-10
39.9488° -74.9789°
No herbarium specimen
0 Sequences

Notes:
A single specimen ~1.5 x the size of a baseball growing in leaf litter under beech trees. I left it undisturbed.

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A few weeks ago…
By: Dave W (Dave W)
2015-10-12 02:24:54 CEST (+0200)

I found what I believe to be some Calvatia that are similarly sized (about softball sized), without the skull-shape or brownish scales, obs 217442 . These seemed to be on the verge of maturity, white gleba but appearing to be fully expanded.

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