Observation 33371: Peziza vesiculosa Pers.

When: 2010-02-09

Collection location: Canyon, Contra Costa Co., California, USA [Click for map]

Who: BakerSt10

No specimen available

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Used references: MD Arora

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By: BakerSt10
2010-02-13 09:08:15 CST (-0600)

It was growing on the side of my compost pile in well rotted wood chips & horse manure. The large Cup is 11×8 cm wide 5 cm tall

Peziza sp. nov. Arora?
By: Daniel B. Wheeler (Tuberale)
2010-02-13 00:46:02 CST (-0600)

Looks a lot like what David Arora described as a species novum Peziza in Mushrooms Demystified. Also closely resembles some of the truffle-like fungi like Genea and Genabea. Need more information on where found, size, and whether it expands further than shown in the photos.

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