Observation 34574: Bovista aestivalis (Bonord.) Demoulin

When: 2010-03-05

Collection location: Tomales Bay State Park, Marin Co., California, USA [Click for map]

Who: Ron Pastorino (Ronpast)

Specimen available

Notes:
These were growing next to the a beach on sandy semi-grassy soil.The largest was about 4 cm high.
The spores were ~ 4.0-5.0 microns and appeared basically smooth with some showing a short pedicel.
B. aestivalis seems the best fit at this point. More work will probably be done on them in the future.

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Nice
By: Darvin DeShazer (darv)
2010-03-06 22:57:15 CST (-0500)

Nice, large collection. We often find one or two, but this is a pocket full!

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