iNaturalist Research Grade Observations
Catalog #: 10967232
Taxon: Geastrum minimum Chevall.
Family: Geastraceae
ID Remarks:

Tiny Eartstar, Piepklein Aardster

Confidence: As sure as can be; Reputation Score = 1.50245 EE; Is_Likely = True
Collector: lizziepop      
Date: 2014-02-05
Verbatim Date: 2014-02-05
Locality: South Africa, Gauteng, Moreleta Kloof Nature Reserve, Helios St
-25.81466  28.28769 +-1m.
Georeference Remarks: GEODETIC_DATUM_ASSUMED_WGS84
Description: Original observation #10967232 (iNaturalist)
Occurrence Remarks:

Mini Earthstar

Very small, star-shape, eoperidium curves outwards into triangular rays, egg-shape spore sac with one opening, total diameter 55-10mm.
Specimen Images
Rights Holder: © held by the observer (listed as 'Collector') at, with some rights reserved (CC BY-SA)
Record Id: 06ba7805-fe16-42dc-9971-5a500c0b7575
Occurrence ID (GUID):
For additional information on this occurrence, please contact: Ken-ichi Ueda (
No comments have been submitted
New Comment
Login to leave a comment.