Observation 195069: Lycoperdon Pers.

When: 2014-12-28

Collection location: Gainesville, Alachua Co., Florida, USA [Click for map]

Who: Richard Kneal (bloodworm)

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Recognized by sight
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Recognized by sight: Loculate, pseudostipe, exuding watery exudate when cut; small scales on peridium, growing on wood.

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By: Daniel B. Wheeler (Tuberale)
2014-12-29 16:18:16 CST (-0500)

Appears to be loculate (chambered) and with a pseudostipe (false stem) at base. Growing from wood (need to have you confirm, Richard). There are small scales on the peridium. Lycoperdon seems possible, at least.

Gleba has watery exudate when cut.