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Earthball in woodland

Observed: 25th September 2011 By: amw632
S159 Neighbourhood Nature - current student
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Earthball in woodland
Description:

Fungus was a flattened sphere, slightly irregular in shape 5 - 6 cm diameter, 4.5 cm high; scale 10p coin ~2.5 cm diameter. Fungus had a course textured light brown surface covered with darker brown scales.

Identifications

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Some fungi are very poisonous so a mistaken ID could have serious consequences.

Species interactions

No interactions present.

Species with which Common Earthball (Scleroderma citrinum) interacts