Observation 49628: Scleroderma cepa group
When: 2010-08-03
No herbarium specimen


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Texture of interior?
By: Daniel B. Wheeler (Tuberale)
2010-08-07 00:12:37 SAST (+0200)

Appears to be either S. cepa or S. areolatum. Difference is texture of gleba. If porous and marshmallow-like, then S. areolatum. If firm/solid, then S. cepa. I’m leaning toward S. cepa, as there is pinkish bruising of the peridium (outer skin).

Created: 2010-08-04 22:38:01 SAST (+0200)
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