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Stump Puffball (Lycoperdon pyriforme)

Observed: 12th October 2013 By: ThistleThistle’s reputation in Fungi and LichensThistle’s reputation in Fungi and LichensThistle’s reputation in Fungi and LichensThistle’s reputation in Fungi and Lichens
Stump Puffball (Lycoperdon pyriforme)
Stump Puffball (Lycoperdon pyriforme)
Description:

A small puffball growing in needle litter under Scots Pines. There are not many puffballs with stalks as long as this, hence the suggested ID.

Identifications

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Species interactions

No interactions present.