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


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Texture of interior?
By: Daniel B. Wheeler (Tuberale)
2010-08-06 23:12:37 BST (+0100)

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).

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