Mushroom Observer
Catalog #: MUOB 215171
Taxon: Scleroderma bovista Fr.
Family: Sclerodermataceae
Collector: Judi T.   MUOB 215171   
Date: 2015-08-31
Verbatim Date: 2015-8-31
Locality: United States, Missouri, West St. Louis
38.6441  -90.4271
Description: Original observation #215171 (Mushroom Observer)
Occurrence Remarks: Solitary in grass alongside sidewalk. 5 cm. across X 4 cm. high. Light tan, bruises pinkish with handling. Small pseudobase with white rhizomes. Rind:1 mm. thick, whitish turning purplish when sliced. Spore mass black with white threads scattered throughout.
Specimen Images
Rights Holder: MO Observers
Record Id: 90d95bdb-2013-4e21-a430-61c164780d59
For additional information on this occurrence, please contact: Nathan Wilson (
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