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Fungi for ID confirmation please - Common Puffball?

Observed: 15th September 2011 By: YorkshiremanYorkshireman’s reputation in Fungi and Lichens
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Description:

On a gravel path. Singles and groups of 4/6 were present.

Identifications

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Comments

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Common I think.

Tricky, particularly as there is no other view to help ID. Common (L perlatum) has a distinctive apical pore which I can't see any sign of but it is also white when young and covered in conical spines which yours has I think. Sorry not to be more helpful.

Janet
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