MycoKey : the species Vascellum pratense

Generic short diagnoses: Small to medium-sized, ± flat-topped puffball with well developed, poroid subgleba, separated from gleba by a skin-like layer (diaphragm), opens irregularly; capillitium of Lycoperdon-type but sparse and paracapillitium, instead, abundant.


Vascellum pratense - DK: flad støvbold, UK: Meadow Puffball

Vascellum pratense , flad støvbold, Meadow Puffball, engrøyksopp, ængsrøksvamp, Afgeplatte stuifzwam, Wiesen-Staubbecher, Vesse de loup à diaphragme
Illustration and © Jan Vesterholt
Denmark 2002
Vascellum pratense , flad støvbold, Meadow Puffball, engrøyksopp, ængsrøksvamp, Afgeplatte stuifzwam, Wiesen-Staubbecher, Vesse de loup à diaphragme
Illustration and © Jens H. Petersen
Denmark , JHP-04.083
Vascellum pratense , flad støvbold, Meadow Puffball, engrøyksopp, ængsrøksvamp, Afgeplatte stuifzwam, Wiesen-Staubbecher, Vesse de loup à diaphragme
closeup of surface
Illustration and © Jens H. Petersen
Denmark , JHP-04.083
Vascellum pratense , flad støvbold, Meadow Puffball, engrøyksopp, ængsrøksvamp, Afgeplatte stuifzwam, Wiesen-Staubbecher, Vesse de loup à diaphragme
section
Illustration and © Jens H. Petersen
Denmark , JHP-04.083

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