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Scleroderma polyrhizum
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Scleroderma polyrhizum

 

No Common Name

Synonyms: Scleroderma geaster

Substrate: Ground

Spore Color: Black to Purplish Black

Comments: 

This earthball usually grows to about the size of a baseball. It has a very thick outer skin, and an inner filling that should have a purple hue. 

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Scleroderma polyrhizum

Scleroderma polyrhizum

10/4/11 - Hoosier National Forest

Scleroderma polyrhizum

Scleroderma polyrhizum

9/29/12 - Ross Hills Park - West Lafayette, IN