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Pestle puffball

Calvatia excipuliformis

Description:

No gills visible, stippled in braille-like bumps.

Habitat:

Pine forest floor


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4 Comments

ErikNelson
ErikNelson 7 years ago

Interesting, I've always figured them for Lycoperdon but you're right on.

Gina9210
Gina9210 8 years ago

You're welcome.

nitrogen15
nitrogen15 8 years ago

Yep, that's it. Thanks!

Gina9210
Gina9210 8 years ago

Its Calvatia excipuliformis, also known as the Pestle Puffball or the Long-stemmed puffball.

nitrogen15
Spotted by
nitrogen15

Arizona, USA

Lat: 33.91, Long: -109.56

Spotted on May 28, 2011
Submitted on May 28, 2011

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