Observation 25165: Scleroderma polyrhizum (J.F. Gmel.) Pers.

When: 2009-08-07

Collection location: Wharton State Forest, Burlington Co., New Jersey, USA [Click for map]

Who: I. G. Safonov (IGSafonov)

No specimen available



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Used references: “Mushrooms and Other Fungi of North America” by Roger Phillips

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By: I. G. Safonov (IGSafonov)
2009-09-12 18:23:41 CDT (-0500)

Phillips gives Scleroderma geaster Fr. and Scleroderma polyrhizon Pers. The common name for this not so pretty mushie is Eathstar Puffball.

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