Observation 21841: Bovista colorata (Peck) Kreisel

When: 2009-06-07

Collection location: Pipestem State Park, Summers Co., West Virginia, USA [Click for map]

Who: Eddee (eddeeee)

No specimen available

Ok can’t find anything like this in my field guilds the closest i have found is Calvata Rubroflava. because of the bright yellow now this is naturally on the puff ball and it is not bruised the inside is white.

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Recognized by sight: found growing on a path way
56% (1)
Recognized by sight: Calvatia rubroflava bruises readily. This is another rare one. There is a photo in Bessette, Bessette & Fisher. It is a Bovista in Arora.
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Recognized by sight

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