Observation 158460: Geastrum Pers.

When: 2014-01-03

Collection location: Cristalino Jungle Lodge, Alta Floresta, Mato Grosso, Brazil [Click for map]

Who: Susanne Sourell (suse)

No specimen available

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Recognized by sight
29% (1)
Used references: Basidiomata with arachnoid aspect , exoperidium split into 6–8 long rays long, slender and with longitudinal ridges on the external layer of the rays, endoperidium blond ,sessile with concolor peristome, delimited by a whitish line, fibrillose, and the immature basidiomata being very umbonate points towards Geastrum lageniforme. Compare Larissa Trierveiler-Pereira, Francisco de Diego Calonge and Iuri Goulart Baseia; New distributional data on Geastrum (Geastraceae, Basidiomycota) from Brazil; Acta bot. bras. 25(3): 577-585. 2011. http://www.scielo.br/pdf/abb/v25n3/10.pdf
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