Observation 158861: Geastrum schweinitzii (Berk. & Curt.) Zeller

When: 2012-12-31

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

Who: Susanne Sourell (suse)

No specimen available

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Used references: G. Guzman, M. Piepenbring, Los Hongos de Panama, Page 117
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Used references: Caespitose to gregarious habit and the small basidiomata up to 1.5 cm diam. growing on rotten wood or dead leaves with abundant white subiculum covering the substrata point towards Geastrum schweinitzii.
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 AND G. Guzman, M. Piepenbring, Los Hongos de Panama, Page 117

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