MycoKey : the species Scleroderma bovista

Generic short diagnoses: Potato-shaped, sessile or ± stipitate ectotrophic gasteroids with at first a marbled firm gleba and later with a very powdery black gleba without capillitial threads and with big, strongly ornamented spores.


Scleroderma bovista - DK: bovist-bruskbold, UK: Potato Earthball

Scleroderma bovista , bovist-bruskbold, Potato Earthball, glatt potetrøyksopp, potatisrottryffel, Kale årdappelbovist, Netzsporiger Hartbovist, Scléroderme boviste
Illustration and © Thomas Læssøe
TL-4503
Scleroderma bovista , bovist-bruskbold, Potato Earthball, glatt potetrøyksopp, potatisrottryffel, Kale årdappelbovist, Netzsporiger Hartbovist, Scléroderme boviste
section through fruit-body
Illustration and © Jens H. Petersen
Denmark, JHP-06.176

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