Observation 44770: Geastrum quadrifidum Pers.

When: 2010-04-26

Collection location: Crowsnest Pass, Alberta, Canada [Click for map]

Who: Johannes Harnisch (Johann Harnisch)

Specimen available

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Copyright © 2010 Johannes Harnisch
Copyright © 2010 Johannes Harnisch
The spores appeared black,
Copyright © 2010 Johannes Harnisch
The spores appeared black,
Copyright © 2010 Johannes Harnisch
The spores appeared black,
Copyright © 2010 Johannes Harnisch
The spores appeared black,

Proposed Names

48% (2)
Recognized by sight
88% (4)
Recognized by sight: is that the pale conical mouth that Arora talks about in MD, page 702?
Used references: David Arora Mushrooms Demystified, other observations on here (MO)

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By: Johannes Harnisch (Johann Harnisch)
2010-04-26 21:58:11 CDT (-0400)

It is so much fun! I discovered that I can use my Sony DSLR Camera set to manual focus and get up real close to the microscope and get pictures! the only problem is that I haven’t discovered how to get the microscope to focus nice and clear, may be there is some dust in it…

nice collection.
By: Debbie Viess (amanitarita)
2010-04-26 21:50:52 CDT (-0400)

and good to see spores.

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