Observation 20129: Aseroe rubra Labill.

When: 2009-04-10

Collection location: Governors Bay, Canterbury, New Zealand [Click for map]

Who: Steve Perry (Perros)

No specimen available

This was growing in an area where eucalyptus trees had been felled and left rotting, the fungus has a bad smell.

the fungus has been damaged and I have put it on a stick to get a better photograph.

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By: Clive Shirley (myxo)
2009-04-10 06:07:11 CDT (-0400)

Its very unlikely to be a Lysurus cruciatus this is an introduced species that has only been found in the Hawkes Bay once.