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Prettymouth - Puffball

Calostoma fuscum

Description:

The stalk, composed of tough, gelatinous, interwoven strands of,brown or black. 12cm stalk topped with a round head covered with a warty semi-circular cap, or lid, which falls off as the fungus matures.

Habitat:

Found in leaf litter on the edge of walking track


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1 Comment

Leuba Ridgway
Leuba Ridgway 4 years ago

Great spotting ! another one we hope to see sometime..

Launceston, Tasmania, Australia

Lat: -41.23, Long: 147.21

Spotted on Jul 6, 2014
Submitted on Aug 18, 2014

Spotted for mission

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