Observation 26108: Scleroderma michiganense (Guzmán) Guzmán

Found growing in in a hard packed Sandy area. The fruiting Body some what looks like a squished pear. Several White oak where within 20 feet.

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Recognized by sight: Found growing in sandy Hard Packed soil Large White Oak with in The vaciniaty
Used references: Mushroomexpert. com
Based on microscopic features: Spores 13 to 21u round densely spiny with ridges.
Based on chemical features: KOH slowly reddish then to black hours later

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No currently described Scleroderma
By: Daniel B. Wheeler (Tuberale)
2013-08-01 13:09:27 CDT (-0400)

with spores 21 microns wide.

This looks like S. cepa, but the spores size doesn’t match.

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