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Stinkhorn

Phallus rubicundus

Habitat:

Forest

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Stinkhorn
Phallus rubicundus Phallus rubicundus (MushroomExpert.Com)


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1 Comment

ForestDragon
ForestDragon 6 years ago

Beautiful and stinky! This stinkhorn is distinguished by the spore mass being on a separate head. The spores have a distinct odor to attract flies. The flies spread the spores to new places. Nice find. I find the stinkhorn mushrooms to be very attractive.

LuckyLogan
Spotted by
LuckyLogan

Iowa, USA

Spotted on Jun 24, 2014
Submitted on Jun 24, 2014

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