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1. earthball  (noun) 
any of various fungi of the genus Scleroderma having hard-skinned subterranean fruiting bodies resembling truffles



  More Specific:
Scleroderma citrinum / Scleroderma aurantium - an earthball fungus that is a dingy brownish yellow and a dark purplish interior
Scleroderma flavidium / star earthball - an earthball with a smooth upper surface that is at first buried in sand
Scleroderma bovista / smooth earthball - an earthball with a peridium that is firm dry and smooth when young but developing cracks when mature


  Member Meronym:
    Scleroderma     genus Scleroderma


  More Generic:
    fungus


 

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