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Peeling puffball

Lycoperdon marginatum

Description:

Round ball like fungus.

1 Species ID Suggestions

Gemmed puffball
Lycoperdon sp (possibly marginatum) Lycoperdon perlatum


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3 Comments

KarenSaxton
KarenSaxton 7 years ago

I do a lot of mushrooming here in Oregon. I guess you can say my life literally depends on my eye

JC_Forester
JC_Forester 7 years ago

Nice eye Karen! Looks like L. Marginatun.

KarenSaxton
KarenSaxton 7 years ago

Looks a lot like L perlatum which is common where I live in Oregon. I would check out the rest of the Lycoperdon species before making a final id

BenjaminKabel
Spotted by
BenjaminKabel

Oklahoma, USA

Spotted on May 27, 2013
Submitted on May 27, 2013

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