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Fungi: Basidiomycota: Agaricomycetes: Boletales: Sclerodermataceae: Scleroderma bovista Fr.

Scleroderma bovista – potato earthball

Synonyms: Scleroderma fuscum, Scleroderma macrorrhizon, Scleroderma verrucosum, Tuber fuscum.

Common name: potato earthball.

Photos of this mushroom from East and Central Texas

False puffball mushroom <B>Scleroderma bovista</B>(?) collected on Texas Avenue South on campus of Texas A&M University. College Station, Texas, <A HREF="../date-en/2017-10-16.htm">October 16, 2017</A>
LinkFalse puffball mushroom Scleroderma bovista(?) collected on Texas Avenue South on campus of Texas A&M University. College Station, Texas, October 16, 2017
False puffball mushrooms <B>Scleroderma bovista</B> in Lake Bryan Park. Bryan, Texas, <A HREF="../date-en/2018-10-10.htm">October 10, 2018</A>
LinkFalse puffball mushrooms Scleroderma bovista in Lake Bryan Park. Bryan, Texas, October 10, 2018
Location on mapsP4-746, Bryan, TX 77807, USA
Potato earthball mushrooms (<B>Scleroderma bovista</B>(?)) on a lawn in David E. Schob Nature Preserve at 906 Ashburn Street. College Station, Texas, <A HREF="../date-en/2021-01-06.htm">January 6, 2021</A>
LinkPotato earthball mushrooms (Scleroderma bovista(?)) on a lawn in David E. Schob Nature Preserve at 906 Ashburn Street. College Station, Texas, January 6, 2021
Location on mapsSchob Nature Preserve, 906 Ashburn Ave, College Station, TX 77840, USA
Potato earthball mushrooms (<B>Scleroderma bovista</B>) in prairie in Washington-on-the-Brazos State Historic Site. Washington, Texas, <A HREF="../date-en/2021-01-24.htm">January 24, 2021</A>
LinkPotato earthball mushrooms (Scleroderma bovista) in prairie in Washington-on-the-Brazos State Historic Site. Washington, Texas, January 24, 2021
Location on maps23668 FM 1155, Washington, TX 77880, USA

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