Name: Phallus hadriani Vent.
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First person to use this name on MO: Nathan Wilson
Editors: Alan Rockefeller, Robert Sasata, GALL Alain


Rank: Species

Status: Accepted

Name: Phallus hadriani

ICN Identifier: missing

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Author: Vent.

Citation: Saccardo’s Syll. fung. VII: 8; VII: 11; XV: 279. / Ventenat, E.P. 1798. Dissertation sur le genre Phallus. Mém. Inst. Nat. Sci. Arts Mat. Phys.. 1:503-523

Deprecated Synonyms: Phallus imperialis, Phallus iosmus


Domain: Eukarya

Kingdom: Fungi

Phylum: Basidiomycota

Class: Agaricomycetes

Order: Phallales

Family: Phallaceae

Genus: Phallus

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Immature fruiting bodies egg-shaped, pink or light purple/violet in color, 3-6 cm diameter.
Mature fruiting bodies phallus-shaped, stipe white, spongy, hollow; cap reticulate, pitted, ridged, covered with olive-green glebal spore mass; volva cup-like, retaining pink color, or browning in age. Odor may be putrid or pleasant, depending on your sensibilities.

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Phallus hadriani in Santa Fe, NM
By: avisalba
2018-08-15 18:52:33 CDT (-0400)

Found these guys in my backyard after a rare rainy spell (8/15/18)

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