Species: Calvatia species Go Back
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Another of these species were the mycologist don't seem to be able to make up there minds as to what this is. Traditionally its been known as Calvatia cyathiformis but in the past few years C. candida has been in use. Now I see C. retis is been mentioned even though this is not a published name, so we are back to Calvatia species till the mycologist make up there minds.  
Common name: Lilac Puffball
Found: Native forest
Substrate: Forest Floor
Spore: Light brown
Height: 90 -150 mm
Width: 70 mm
Season: Autumn
Edible: Unknown
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Calvatia speciesScale bar  
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  Scale = 8 mm.
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Calvatia species  
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  Scale = 8 mm.
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Calvatia species  
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  Scale = 8 mm.
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Calvatia species  
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  Scale = 8 mm.
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Calvatia species  
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  Scale = 11.5 mm.
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