|Calvatia excipuliformis (Pers.:Pers.) Perdeck|
The fruiting body is pear-shaped, covered with short spines or warts soon disappearing, cream to ochre, with a rather long stem but not differentiated from the fertile head (about half or two thirds of the total height).The fertile surface is internal: the spores are released as dust when mature. The spore print is olive brown.
It grows on the ground, in deciduous (sometimes coniferous) woods, meadows. The fruiting period takes place from July to December.
Distinctive features : sorry, no English description yet
Calvatia excipuliformis is occasional and widely present in the forest of Rambouillet, and is occasional, more generally speaking .
page updated on 14/01/18