SN1139 : Common earthball (Scleroderma citrinum)

taken 8 years ago, near to Felindre Farchog, Pembrokeshire/Sir Benfro, Great Britain

Common earthball (Scleroderma citrinum)
Common earthball (Scleroderma citrinum)
Also known as the pigskin puffball this usually-spherical, warty-skinned fungus is commonly found growing out of the ground in woods in the autumn. It is not edible and is easily distinguished from edible puffballs by the blackish colour of its flesh.
Creative Commons Licence [Some Rights Reserved]   © Copyright ceridwen and licensed for reuse under this Creative Commons Licence.
1:50,000 Modern Day Landranger(TM) Map © Crown Copyright
+
1:50,000 Modern Day Landranger(TM) Map © Crown Copyright
TIP: Click the map for Large scale mapping
Change to interactive Map >
Grid Square
SN1139, 52 images   (more nearby )
Photographer
  (find more nearby)
Date Taken
Wednesday, 2 September, 2009   (more nearby)
Submitted
Saturday, 5 September, 2009
Category
Fungi   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SN 119 390 [100m precision]
WGS84: 52:1.0581N 4:44.5575W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SN 119 390
View Direction
EAST (about 90 degrees)
Looking for a postcode? Try this pageExternal link
Clickable map
+


Image classification(about): Supplemental image
This page has been viewed about 64 times.
View this location: KML (Google Earth) · Google MapsExternal link · Bing MapsExternal link · OS Map Checksheet · Geograph Map · geotagged! More Links for this image
NW N NE
W Go E
SW S SE
[Mark
You are not logged in login | register