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Pigskin Poison Puffball

Scleroderma citrinum

Description:

Scaly, hard, yellowish-brown puffball. This mushroom is sometimes parasitized by Boletus parasiticus.

Habitat:

Growing on the ground among moss in a mixed forest.

Notes:

Not edible.

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Vermont, USA

Lat: 43.26, Long: -73.03

Spotted on Sep 22, 2016
Submitted on Jan 5, 2017

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