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Ball like mushrooms in the New Forest

Observed: 13th September 2011 By: Chris MoodyChris Moody’s reputation in Fungi and LichensChris Moody’s reputation in Fungi and Lichens

These were growing in the grazed grassy heath area of the New Forest, near burley. The crusty appearance makes me think they're different to the puffballs I'm used to?


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Species interactions

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Species with which Common Earthball (Scleroderma citrinum) interacts