Los personajes: – Gasteromycetidae – Geastrum sessile.
Los datos: 1/160 s, f 4, 60 mm macro, ISO 800, trapo y cuerpo a tierra (acabé lleno de picaduras).
Data: 1/160 s, f 4, 60mm macro, ISO 800, cloth and body ground (ended up full of bites).
Image: At last the rains have arrived and with them the mushrooms, this Geastrum sessile as the first star in the sky, shining in the still slightly damp forest floor.
These fungi grow on the forest floor and eject the spores to the wind when it has matured its central ball (or endoperidio), through the ostiole having on its top.The star shape appears when there is sufficient moisture in the environment, if not, re-bend inside and down.
Unknown gastronomic qualities.