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Purple-spored Puffball

Calvatia cyathiformis

Description:

They have purplish-brown spores. It was roughly the size of a softball. It had brown, somewhat scaly skin.

Habitat:

Grassy area near some trails and a transfer site.

Notes:

Pure white inside and actually edible until the inside starts turning yellow, purple, or brown, which means the spores are maturing

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Machi
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Machi

Maine, USA

Lat: 43.59, Long: -70.24

Spotted on Oct 3, 2018
Submitted on Oct 25, 2018

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