Observation 24723: Fuligo septica (L.) F.H. Wigg.

When: 2009-08-23

Collection location: Wayne National Forest, Athens Co., Ohio, USA [Click for map]

Who: Dan Molter (shroomydan)

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I was expecting gooey slime when I broke into this Twinkie lookin fungus, but instead it was hard and dry. It looks like it crawled up out of the leaf litter and solidified on a stick under an oak tree.

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F. septica
By: Patrick Harvey (pg_harvey)
2009-08-28 14:16:46 CDT (-0400)

Looks like a corn dog gone WRONG

Created: 2009-08-25 06:52:07 CDT (-0400)
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