Observation 70546: Phallus hadriani Vent.
When: 2011-06-29
No herbarium specimen

Notes: Violet volva (remnant) and so, if current trend is valid, not sp. impudicus. “The oldest writing on a specific species of fungi was published in 1564 by a Dutch botanist and Renaissance man. His name was Aadrian DeJonghe, which he latinized to Hadrianus Junius.” ( http://www.collectivesource.com/hadrianus/ ) The mushroom about which he wrote? Phallus hadriani. We are such predictable beasts, even in our science…

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