When: 2014-06-25

Collection location: Arroyo Seco, Veracruz, Mexico [Click for map]


Who: Alan Rockefeller (Alan Rockefeller)

No specimen available



Proposed Names

29% (1)
Recognized by sight: Not sure where this name came from, since most of the google hits are from MO and it isn’t in Index Fungorum
20% (2)
Recognized by sight: A valid name
57% (1)
Recognized by sight: L. subincarnatum is North American according to https://archive.org/details/revisionofgenusm343ponc. not sure if that excludes mexico, or where the cutoff is, really, but it’s a bold assertion either way without micro, exo-/endoperidial characters, dna, something…

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Hi Steph
By: Alan Rockefeller (Alan Rockefeller)
2018-10-06 10:47:20 CDT (-0500)

Yes, they do have rhizomorphs and echinate purple spores.

By: Steph Jarvis (Steph Jarvis)
2018-10-06 09:04:04 CDT (-0500)

Hi Allan,
Nice puffballs! Morganella is imbedded in Lycoperdon & according to the results of my thesis – M pyriformis is being transferred back into Lycoperdon as L pyriforme. Do these puffballs have rhizomorphs & purple spores?!
Very cute & very cool!

Mexico is in North America
By: Alan Rockefeller (Alan Rockefeller)
2015-04-29 03:55:08 CDT (-0500)

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