Observation 195382: Non-fungal
When: 2013-11-03
No herbarium specimen

Notes: Found near a swamp in Mount Pisgah Arboretum. Specimen approximately 15 inches long. Outer layer leathery with black raised “scales”. Inside gelatinous with fibrous strands. Dense and heavy with an odd odor. Found detached from host. Host unknown. Perhaps the gelatinous substance on the inside is the host? A fungus engulfing a tree limb?

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By: Noah Siegel (Noah)
2015-01-02 16:59:16 CST (-0500)

a Water Lily root

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