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Earth Star ID please

Observed: 2nd December 2012 By: Adrian NikonAdrian Nikon’s reputation in Fungi and Lichens
Earth Star ID please
Earth Star

Found these Earth Stars today,they where in a group of about 5 or 6 next to a tree stump.


Caution: Do NOT use iSpot to identify fungi to eat!

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

Species interactions

No interactions present.


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Collared Earthstar (Geastrum triplex)

Had my own feeling it could have been G.triplex, seeing both as a comparison as per your link made this much more clear, thank you.