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Sponge like and very stinky!! (Fruiting Body: 5-15 cm high, consisting of 2-6 curved arms arising separately (not from a shared stem) and joining at the top to form a "roof"; pinkish to reddish or orangish; upper area of inner surfaces at first covered with a foul-smelling, olive brown slime. When young encased in white eggs; the egg tissue creates a white volva around the branch bases when the mushroom matures.-Mushroom Expert.com)
I found growing just underneath some decaying leaves.
This had a pungent odor to it. I raked it up when clearing some decaying leaves but it was really interesting to find.