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Query puffballs on tree stump

Observed: 1st January 2005 By: mjh

c2cm long on unidentified 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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Because on stump likely to be

Because on stump likely to be Stump Puffball Lycoperdon pyriforme. They look quite old but look like 'light bulb' shape and brown and papery look

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

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Thanks for that - much appreciated.