Observation 221410: Fuligo septica (L.) F.H. Wigg.
When: 2015-10-31
(38.5796° -123.332° 66m)
No herbarium specimen

Notes: I found this white-to-cream-colored solid, slightly spongy, crumbly matter in the tan-oak/Doug-fir leaf litter. I thought the texture resembled the pericarp of Calvatia booniana. Any ideas?

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We found this specimen at a completely different point along the same trail. If [MO user] darv thinks Fuglio septica, I can at least confirm its presence at Salt Point.

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That makes sense, maybe.
By: Brian Bowers (bbowers)
2015-11-01 21:59:22 PST (-0800)

We did find Fuligo septica on a tree along a different part of the same trail. I’m posting a photo here with a caveat that it was from a different collection point.

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