Observation 168064: Calvatia fumosa Zeller (Site ID) (Gastropila fumosa)

When: 2014-06-20

Collection location: Uinta National Forest, Utah, USA [Click for map]

Who: Dan Molter (shroomydan)

No specimen available

Notes:
Under mixed conifers around 10,000 feet. Each of these large firm puffballs is about the size of an avocado. Note the single “root” on each specimen.

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Used references: Arora, Mushrooms Demystified; Observation on Mushroom Observer. Used to be called Handkea fumosa. Now Calvatia fumosa.
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Used references: As per Tuberale

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By: Daniel B. Wheeler (Tuberale)
2014-06-23 21:20:07 PDT (-0700)

MO 167287, MO 166857, MO 3070.

Created: 2014-06-21 19:38:42 PDT (-0700)
Last modified: 2014-06-23 22:16:16 PDT (-0700)
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