Observation 64478: Bovista plumbea Pers.

When: 2011-03-17

Collection location: Fair Oaks, California, USA [Click for map]

Who: Byrain

Specimen available

Growing terrestrially in grassy and open areas.

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57% (3)
Recognized by sight
61% (2)
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Recognized by sight: Small (1-3.5 cm estimate), white, smooth, & absent sterile base in a grassland habitat. Spore mass white turning yellow and mushy at first, then crumbly and brown.
Used references: Mushrooms Demystified, Mycoweb.com

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Eye3 = Observer’s choice
Eyes3 = Current consensus


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