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Common erthball

Scleroderma citrinum


In groups, in a deciduous forest

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Common erthball
Scleroderma citrinum Scleroderma citrinum

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EsterGarcía 10 years ago

You are right guys. It's very similar. Thanks!

gully.moy 10 years ago

I'm with Rat.t

I think it's more likely an Earthball: a Scleroderma species like Scleroderma citrinum

EsterGarcía 10 years ago

Many thanks Malcolm. I thinks it's a Lycoperdon but i don't know what.

These are called 'puffballs' by many people, see here for more info.

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Affligem, Vlaanderen, Belgium

Spotted on Oct 9, 2012
Submitted on Mar 14, 2013

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