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Giant Puffball

Observed: 14th October 2013 By: MoschatelMoschatel’s reputation in Fungi and LichensMoschatel’s reputation in Fungi and LichensMoschatel’s reputation in Fungi and LichensMoschatel’s reputation in Fungi and Lichens
Giant Puffball
Description:

Found at edge of woodland near nettle bed. In state of decay. Size of small football. Outer wall brown breaking away to expose olive-brown spore mass.

Identifications

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

Species interactions

No interactions present.

Comments

marksteer's picture

Bit manky but looks correct!

Bit manky but looks correct!

The more I know the more I realise I don't know

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Manky

Definitely past its best! Thanks for the ID confirmation.