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Battarrea phalloides (Dicks.) Pers. (Sandy Stiltball)

Suggested Literature

Identification Works

Evans, S., Marren, P. & Harper, M. (Colour photograph) Important Fungus Areas - a provisional assessment of the best sites for fungi in the United Kingdom
Hazlehurst, J.Y., Hodgson, B., Kibby, G., Smith, J. & Strong, R., 2008 (Colour photographs) Readers' Finds (Jan 2008)
Henrici, A., 2002 (Recent records in Norfolk) Notes and Records (Oct 2002)
Mantle, R., 2010 (Colour photograph) Battarraea phalloides in Shropshire - the case of the phantom recorder
McNeil, D., 2013 Some noteworthy British Gasteromycete records
Pegler, D.N., Laessoe, T. & Spooner, B.M., 1995 British Puffballs, Earthstars & Stinkhorns
Weightman, J., 2014 From shredded wheat to flour – a look at stipe ornament

BioInfo BioInfo ( has 8 general literature references to Battarrea phalloides (Sandy Stiltball)

Battarrea phalloides may also be covered by literature listed under:

(living things)
(true fungi)
(spore droppers)
(a class of fungi)
(mushrooms and toadstools)
(mushrooms, dapperlings and parasols)
Macromycetes (via Agaricales) Fungi s.l.

BioInfo BioInfo ( has 6 feeding and other relationships of Battarrea phalloides (Sandy Stiltball)

Further Information

BAP Species Tranche 1, Dec 1995
1992 (Provisional) Red Data List Endangered
2007 (Draft) Red Data List NT
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