Fungi: Basidiomycota: Agaricomycetes: Agaricales: Agaricaceae: Calvatia cyathiformis (Bosc) Morgan
Synonyms: Calvatia fragilis, Lycoperdon cyathiforme, Lycoperdon fragile, Lycoperdon mammaeforme, Utraria fragilis.
Common name: Purple-spored Puffball.
Extract from Wikipedia article: Calvatia cyathiformis, or purple-spored puffball, is a large edible saprobic species of Calvatia. This terrestrial puffball has purplish or purple-brown spores, which distinguish it from other large Agaricales. It is found mostly in prairie or grasslands of North America, Australia, and probably elsewhere.
Polish: Czasznica miskowata, Quechua: Kulli paku.
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