Bovista species
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Description:
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A common, small white puffball found growing in grassy places like lawns, etc., is covered in scales that weather off as it matures. The spores escape from an apical pore.
Common name: Spring puffball
Found: Public parks, lawns
Substrate: Grassland
Spore: Light brown
Height: 30 mm
Width: 30 mm
Season: Autumn
Edible: Yes when young!
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Macro images:
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Bovista sp.
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PDD 81155    Scale= 5 mm.
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Bovista sp.
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Scale= 3.5 mm.
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Bovista sp.
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Scale= 4.2 mm.
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Bovista sp.
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Scale= 4.2 mm.
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Hidden Forest
Forest Fungi