Observation 79738: Battarrea phalloides (Dicks.) Pers.
When: 2011-10-09
(37.862526° -122.316746° )
Herbarium specimen reported

Notes: -Found lying in the duff of pine trees
-Volva at base of stalk is pronounced, loose, and saclike
-Spores are rusty brown and powdery, turning everything they touch into a rusty brown mess
-Stipe is rigid and woody, appearing almost as a twig
-Oldest specimen has lost its volva and top, leaving only a smooth, white cap with a scalloped margin
-Dried specimens are part of a personal collection, temporarily held at UC Berkeley

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