Observation 68409: Calvatia sculpta (Harkn.) Lloyd

When: 2011-05-27

Collection location: Eastern Shasta-Trinity National Forest, Siskiyou Co., California, USA [Click for map]

Who: Byrain

No specimen available

Growing in a mostly coniferous forest.



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They were delicious.
By: Byrain
2011-05-31 17:36:22 UTC (+0000)

I’ve looked at more pictures, thanks for the correction.

this one is the real deal…
By: Debbie Viess (amanitarita)
2011-05-31 17:29:09 UTC (+0000)

the meringue-peaked, delicious-tasting (best of a mostly mediocre lot) Sierran puffball, not the lesser version, Calbovista subsculpta.

Calvatia sculpta?
By: Byrain
2011-05-31 16:40:55 UTC (+0000)

Shouldn’t Calvatia sculpta have large hooked warts?

Created: 2011-05-31 11:41:46 UTC (+0000)
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