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Column Stinkhorn

Clathrus columnatus

Description:

What is this? It looks like that spray insulation in a can stuff.



2 species ID suggestions

Column Stinkhorn
Clathrus columnatus Clathrus columnatus (MushroomExpert.Com)
Doren B
Doren B 5 years ago
Column stinkhorn
Clathrus columnatus Clathrus columnatus

2 Comments

Sean C.
Sean C. 5 years ago

Thanks a bunch! I am really interested to see how this one grows and ages.

ForestDragon
ForestDragon 5 years ago

It's a pretty neat type of fungus, actually! I found some of these in South Carolina when I was visiting relatives:
http://www.projectnoah.org/spottings/166...

North Carolina, USA

Lat: 35.72, Long: -78.69

Spotted on Dec 4, 2013
Submitted on Dec 4, 2013

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