Observation 198001: Langermannia Rostk. (Site ID) (Calvatia)

When: 2014-12-27

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

Who: Susanne Sourell (suse)

No specimen available

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46% (2)
Used references: Calvatia bicolor is known from Brazil and Ecuador. Big size >15 cm , exoperidium reddish brown, glabrous, persistent. Gleba light brown, cottony, firm, persistent, subgleba absent.
57% (1)
Recognized by sight
28% (1)
Used references: Guide to the Common Fungi of the Semiarid Region of Brazil

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not according to MycoBank
By: Danny Newman (myxomop)
2015-03-29 07:16:42 CEST (+0200)

http://www.mycobank.org/...

then again, the genus is listed as a synonym of Calvatia. go figure :/

? Same species ?
By: Susanne Sourell (suse)
2015-03-10 19:32:28 CET (+0100)

Langermannia wahlbergii= Calvatia bicolor? http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/...

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By: Susanne Sourell (suse)
2015-02-11 18:44:47 CET (+0100)

Calvatia bicolor is known from Brazil and Ecuador. Big size >15 cm , exoperidium reddish brown, glabrous, persistent. Gleba light brown, cottony, firm, persistent, subgleba absent.

Bates, S.T., Roberson, R.W. and Desjardin, D.E. (2009). Arizona gasteroid fungi I: Lycoperdaceae (Agaricales,
Basidiomycota). Fungal Diversity 37: 153-207. See page 167
http://www.fungaldiversity.org/fdp/sfdp/FD37-4.pdf

G. MORENO, M. ESQUEDA, E. Pérez-Silva, T. HERRERA & A. Altés, SOME INTERESTING GASTEROID AND SECOTIOID Fungi from Sonora, Mexico, P E R S O O N I A Volume 19 / 2: 265–280
http://dspace.uah.es/...

see Langermannia bicolor
http://www.inbio.ac.cr/...
http://www.redalyc.org/articulo.oa?id=55662103

http://www.lume.ufrgs.br/handle/10183/27508
Estudos sobre fungos gasteróides (Basidiomycota)no Rio Grande do Sul