Observation 67580: Mutinus elegans (Mont.) Fisch.
When: 2011-05-17
No herbarium specimen

Notes: It’s elongated shape, texture detail, and colors have led me to believe this is a “Dog Stinkhorn”-Mutinus caninus. I did not notice any scent nor did I taste it. I took several pictures of the couple that were out there, one looks like it had another fungus growing on it (I have not been able to identify that one yet-therefore it’s picture is not included in this observation).

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These are additional photo’s of the Stinkhorn I came across on May 17th. The picture of the one with a white cap is not the best focus; however, it is slightly different than the others but was in the same group. I previously noted that I took a picture of one that had an additional fungi gro...
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These are additional photo’s of the Stinkhorn I came across on May 17th. The picture of the one with a white cap is not the best focus; however, it is slightly different than the others but was in the same group. I previously noted that I took a picture of one that had an additional fungi gro...

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Eye3
Recognized by sight: It is a very visually distinct fungus
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Eyes3
Recognized by sight

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