Astraeus hygrometricus

Barometer Earthstar at QPRC LGA

Astraeus hygrometricus at QPRC LGA - 17 May 2024
Astraeus hygrometricus at QPRC LGA - 17 May 2024
Astraeus hygrometricus at QPRC LGA - 17 May 2024
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Identification history

Astraeus hygrometricus 18 May 2024 Pam
Geastrum sp. 17 May 2024 Csteele4
Unidentified 17 May 2024 LisaH

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Pam wrote:
   18 May 2024
What an exciting find!. Great image
Csteele4 wrote:
   18 May 2024
@Pam coooool that is one I've genuinely never even heard of!!
Pam wrote:
   18 May 2024
That's one of the wonderful things about fungi, there's always the chance something new and astounding may turn up - always the surprise.
Csteele4 wrote:
   18 May 2024
@Pam I couldn't agree more, a most fascinating kingdom

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  • 2 Abundance
  • 17 May 2024 02:28 PM Recorded on
  • LisaH Recorded by

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