Observation 31854: Lycoperdon Pers.

When: 2010-01-10

Seen at: Santa Cruz, California, USA [Click for map]

Who: Noah Siegel (Noah)

Specimen available

this single specimen small puffball came in at the fungus fair yesterday. It’s spines were darker black yesterday.

[admin – Sat Aug 14 01:56:56 +0000 2010]: Changed location name from ‘Santa Cruz Fungus Fair, Santa Cruz, Santa Cruz Co., California, USA’ to ‘Santa Cruz, California, USA

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Recognized by sight: Very uncertain. could maybe fit?

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V. curtisii?
By: Erin Page Blanchard (CureCat)
2010-01-12 02:47:50 CET (+0100)

Darv, I don’t know of any Vascellum species with black spines like this…

By: Erin Page Blanchard (CureCat)
2010-01-11 22:33:42 CET (+0100)

I don’t remember seeing this! Where was I?

It doesn’t have a very Lycoperdon like shape… Maybe a Handkea?

Created: 2010-01-11 17:04:50 CET (+0100)
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