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Single older specimen found near curb near Lodgepole pine. Largest specimen I found today. Like many Sclerodermas, this probably has a sterile base that broke off when I plucked it.

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In situ.
After picking, looking at the base upward.
Side shot showing what I could salvage.
Small opening at the highest point of the cap.

Proposed Names

29% (1)
Recognized by sight
57% (1)
Used references: Kuo’s Scleroderma Key at Went back on 9/3 and dug base. Base was 4 inches under surface.

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