Calostoma fuhreri

Calostoma fuhreri
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Common Name: None
Calostoma fuhreri, a puffball with short gelatinous stem (to 20 mm long) and globose mesoperidium (which contains the spore sac) up to 8 mm diam., mouth red. Outer layer not falling away in one piece (as in C. fuscum) but persisting as small back granules. In semi-arid areas (Little Desert). RARE.

Distribution map

Map based on Fungimap records to March 2000

Last modified on 28 May 2001

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