Name: Phallus hadriani Vent.

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First person to use this name on MO: Nathan Wilson
Editors: Alan Rockefeller, Robert Sasata, GALL Alain

Nomenclature:
Rank: Species
Status: Accepted
Name: Phallus hadriani
Author: Vent.
Citation: Saccardo’s Syll. fung. VII: 8; VII: 11; XV: 279. / Ventenat, E.P. 1798. Dissertation sur le genre Phallus. Mém. Inst. Nat. Sci. Arts Mat. Phys.. 1:503-523
Deprecated Synonym(s): Phallus imperialis, Phallus iosmus
Classification:

Domain: Eukarya
Kingdom: Fungi
Phylum: Basidiomycota
Class: Agaricomycetes
Order: Phallales
Family: Phallaceae
Genus: Phallus

Notes on Taxonomy: Edit
Brief Description:

Immature fruiting bodies egg-shaped, pink or light purple/violet in color, 3-6 cm diameter.
Mature fruiting bodies phallus-shaped, stipe white, spongy, hollow; cap reticulate, pitted, ridged, covered with olive-green glebal spore mass; volva cup-like, retaining pink color, or browning in age. Odor may be putrid or pleasant, depending on your sensibilities.

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Created: 2007-01-09 21:03:44 PST (-0800) by Nathan Wilson (nathan)
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