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Observation 19527: Peziza Dill. ex Fr.

some of these were expanded and sprawling to the size of melons!

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86% (1)
Recognized by sight
24% (2)
Recognized by sight: Light pale brown, coarsly roughened or pimpled whitish exterior.
Used references: David Arora’s book Mushrooms Dymistified…..Pg 821…under comments…(=P. pustulata?

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kinda oaky in immediate fruiting area, no further photos taken; specimen given to UCB…
By: Debbie Viess (amanitarita)
2009-03-18 22:51:38 GMT (+0000)

they can work it up! don’t believe you can put a species name to these guys w/out the microscopy, tho…

You should of taken more photos,
By: Johannes Harnisch (Johann Harnisch)
2009-03-18 22:34:19 GMT (+0000)

Did you look at the spores under the microscope?