Observation 25424: Elaphomyces muricatus Fr.

When: 2009-09-17

Collection location: Maine, USA [Click for map]

Who: Erlon (Herbert Baker)

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Note the consumption of this fungus from the interior outward
By: Daniel B. Wheeler (Tuberale)
2009-09-18 15:45:07 PDT (-0700)

but leaving the peridiole-like capsules of spores in the peridium still intact, suggesting parasitized. Noramlly E. muricatus is solid throughout, and the majority of the spore mass is in the center.

Created: 2009-09-17 07:07:09 PDT (-0700)
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