Observation 56428: Lycoperdon perlatum Pers.

When: 2008-09-19

Collection location: Forest 44 Conservation Area, Saint Louis Co., Missouri, USA [Click for map]

Who: Patrick Harvey (pg_harvey)

No specimen available

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Recognized by sight: Growing on a VERY well rotted tree, so I would argue it is actually growing out of the ground.

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I know …
By: Patrick Harvey (pg_harvey)
2010-10-24 13:53:55 BST (+0100)

but at this stage it’s pretty much dirt that still looks like a tree.

Very neat
By: Tim Sage (T. Sage)
2010-10-24 02:42:48 BST (+0100)

You don’t see them on wood too often (at least I don’t!)

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