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Earthstar

Geastrum sp.

Description:

when squeezed a black powder came out of these fungi

Habitat:

rainforest

Notes:

spotted these around the campsite at Danum Valley Conservation Area, my favourite area of rainforest in the whole world. I put these fungi on the sink for a better photo.

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Tim Sage
Tim Sage 8 years ago
Earthstar
Geastrum sp.


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dandoucette
Spotted by
dandoucette

Sabah, Malaysia

Lat: 5.42, Long: 116.80

Spotted on Feb 21, 2002
Submitted on Apr 21, 2011

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