Observation 34892: Calvatia booniana A.H. Sm.

When: 2009-06-24

Collection location: Yosemite National Park, California, USA [Click for map]

Who: Tom Bruns (pogon)

Specimen available

The photo is of the larger specimens which were left in place. The Herbarium collections UC1860801 and UC1860802 are smaller, but were found in a fairy ring like circle with the larger ones. The second collection (02) has more prominent scales though, and could be different. The collections were made by Else Vellinga.

[admin – Sat Aug 14 01:58:14 +0000 2010]: Changed location name from ‘Base of Yosemite Falls, Yosemite National Park’ to ‘Base of Yosemite Falls, Yosemite National Park, California, USA

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Recognized by sight: Large size and surface of the peridium
Used references: Mushrooms Demystified

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