Observation 65364: Agaricomycetes Doweld
When: 2011-04-10
No herbarium specimen

Notes: Looked like a puff ball growing out of the trunk of a living tree (eucalypt). Do puff balls grow from trees? Or are they terrestrial only?

Fruiting body approx. 50mm across. I assume it isn’t a puff ball, but was something that hadn’t fully matured (a bolete perhaps?). Pale yellow surface, with flaking on the skin. No evidence of a stem when I removed loose bark around it. Eucalypt woodland; high altitude (300m+ above sea level).

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Created: 2011-04-10 05:32:35 PDT (-0700)
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