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Giant Puffball

Lycoperdon maximum ?

Habitat:

Found in sandy dirt near Manzanita shrubs. Collected to investigate further at home, by next day, the firm ball had 'collapsed' and was covered in tiny wiggly worms.

Notes:

Measures about 4" x 3"


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Eva Varga
Spotted by
Eva Varga

Redding, California, USA

Lat: 40.58, Long: -122.43

Spotted on Apr 19, 2015
Submitted on Apr 19, 2015

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