Observation 22115: Calvatia pachyderma (Peck) Morgan

Notes:
It seems that I find these large puffballs in fields near rock out-croppings. Maybe the soil is warmer, wetter and has more mineral content near the rocks??

[admin – Sat Aug 14 02:06:02 +0000 2010]: Changed location name from ‘Skaggs Springs Rd, near the pacific coast, CA’ to ‘Skaggs Springs Rd., near the Pacific Coast, Sonoma Co., California, USA

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Copyright © 2009 Stephanie Jarvis
Copyright © 2009 Stephanie Jarvis
Copyright © 2009 Stephanie Jarvis

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Recognized by sight: Certainly with the scales on the outter surface and thick exoperidium.
Based on microscopic features: Notes available

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Created: 2009-06-13 03:50:09 BST (+0100)
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