Guardian Nature School Contact Blog Project Noah Facebook Project Noah Twitter

A global citizen science platform
to discover, share and identify wildlife

Join Project Noah!
nature school apple icon

Nature School For Teachers - Fall 2020 Launch! visit nature school

Columned Stinkhorn

Clathrus columnatus

Description:

a very interesting mushroom in the Stinkhorn family. Like other Stinkhorns, it produces a smelly slime to attract flies that disperse spores. It commonly grows in mulch.

Species ID Suggestions



Sign in to suggest organism ID

2 Comments

it is!

ForestDragon
ForestDragon 7 years ago

I just discovered this species over Thanksgiving! It is very interesting:
http://www.projectnoah.org/spottings/166...

North Augusta, South Carolina, USA

Spotted on Jan 9, 2013
Submitted on Jan 9, 2013

Related Spottings

Clathrus Latticed stinkhorn Clathrus crispus Clathrus crispus

Nearby Spottings

Barking Tree Frog Cope's Gray Treefrog Squirrel Tree Frog Black Cherry
Noah Guardians
Noah Sponsors