Calostoma cinnabarinum Desv.
Stalked puffball-in-aspic
Calostoma cinnabarinum Desv. - Paxton, MA
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Date:
2007-09-04
Locality:
Paxton, Massachusetts, United States
42° 19′ 39.06″ N, 71° 55′ 10.68″ W
elevation 345 m
Habitat:
deciduous forest edge
[habitat since destroyed]
Links:
FungiMap Project
Wikipedia
Notes:
The slimy, “amphibian egg” appearance should place this as C. cinnabarinum, but the head has much more the appearance of C. lutescens; vide RE Halling’s Costa Rican example.

Calostoma cinnabarinum Desv. - Paxton, MA
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