Observation 155963: Geastrum fornicatum (Huds.) Hook.

When: 2013-11-16

Collection location: near Rose St./Oxford St.in Berkeley, California, USA [Click for map]

Who: lily_m

Specimen available

Genus very easy to identify by sight. Species was identified through the keys for Geastrum in Mushrooms Demystified.
The rays on this earthstar are pushing the spore case up in the air, which is indicative of this being G. fornicatum.



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Used references: Mushrooms Demystified

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