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Peziza vesiculosa
barnyard cup, bladder cup, blistered cup, common dung cup, small dung cup

Spores: smooth, ellipsoid, 18--24 x 9--14 µm

Conservation Status: Not of concern

Identification Notes:

P. vesiculosa is paler brown than most pezizas, and can be found throughout much of the year growing on manure heaps, old straw, or composted soil. Its fruitbodies tend to be clustered together and remain strongly cup-shaped throughout their lives. The spores are smooth, ellipsoid, 18--24 x 9--14 µm, and lack oil drops.

Accepted Name:
Peziza vesiculosa Bull.

Synonyms & Misapplications:
(none provided)
Additional Resources:

PNW Herbaria: Specimen records of Peziza vesiculosa in the Consortium of Pacific Northwest Herbaria database.

CalPhotos: Peziza vesiculosa photos.

8 photographs:
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