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Column Stinkhorn Fungus

Clathrus columnatus

Description:

Orange in color shaped like a cage with mucus hanging from inside. Even though 32 degrees that morning still had ants and fruit flies on it. A few specimen found 2-4 feet apart.

Habitat:

Mixed broadleaf and conifer forest


1 species ID suggestions

Jellis
Jellis 4 years ago
Column Stinkhorn Fungus
Clathrus columnatus Clathrus columnatus

South Carolina, USA

Lat: 33.52, Long: -80.49

Spotted on Jan 17, 2014
Submitted on Feb 27, 2015

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