Observation 128329: Calvatia craniiformis (Schwein.) Fries
When: 2009-06-12
Who: Phungus
No herbarium specimen

Notes: Growing beneath Cupressus macrocarpa. Brain-like, hence the species name.

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Brain wrinkles
By: Phungus
2013-02-11 18:59:52 PST (-0800)

Yeah, it’s the best one I have ever seen. I photographed a few others in the same area and they have only a few faint wrinkles around the base.
I wonder what it’s IQ is, lol!

great lighting, phungus
By: Danny Newman (myxomop)
2013-02-11 16:10:09 PST (-0800)

well captured.

Brain like
By: John Plischke (John Plischke)
2013-02-11 16:00:59 PST (-0800)

I see what we been calling the same species here and wow your is really brain like. I have never seen it look that much like a brain.

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