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Lycoperdon lividum Pers. (Grassland Puffball)

Sets of Photographs

These relate to individual finds ("biological records") of the organism.

Suggested Literature

Identification Works

Savage, D., 2008, Fungi of the far north: Part 3: From the Borgie to the Naver, Field Mycology, Vol 9 (1): 13-19 (Colour photograph) Fungi of the far north: Part 3: From the Borgie to the Naver

Lycoperdon lividum 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, agaric)
Macromycetes (via Agaricales) Fungi s.l. (via Fungi)

BioInfo BioInfo ( has 1 feeding and other relationships of Lycoperdon lividum (Grassland Puffball)

Further Information

Notes (MWS) A small and rather featureless puffball of dry, weakly acid to calcareous grassland, especially where the grass is very short. It is widespread and common, especially near the coast.
British records 530
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