Observation 85981: Ascomycota Caval.-Sm.

When: 2012-01-06

Collection location: Akamas Peninsula National Park, Cyprus [Click for map]

Who: Dmitriy Bochkov (convallaria)

No specimen available

Absolutely no idea what these are, any help is appreciated :)
The smell of these was fruity, like in some puffball I sniffed recently

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Just a wild idea..
By: Irene Andersson (irenea)
2013-01-29 02:58:25 CST (-0500)

An immature truffle? Looks like a columella inside

yes, does look like an asco, the cavities in the ‘walls’ especially
By: Dmitriy Bochkov (convallaria)
2012-08-31 06:48:51 CDT (-0400)

been regretting several times after returning from Cyprus for not saving one of these

these remind me
By: Danny Newman (myxomop)
2012-08-31 04:00:08 CDT (-0400)

of a Sarcoscypha like asco, though the name escapes me at the moment.