Observation 66452: Fuligo septica (L.) F.H. Wigg.

When: 2011-04-28

Collection location: Machans Beach, Queensland, Australia [Click for map]

Who: Mark Price (marksandyleucapops@gmail.com)

No specimen available

Notes:
Found on mulch (leaf litter); breaking the ‘crust’ revealed a custardy interior. White ‘filaments’ at base of fruiting body. 10-15mm across fruiting body.

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Note the white filaments at base of sporangium.
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Broken ‘crust’ reveals a ‘custardy’ interior.
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Used references: Fuhrer, Bruce – A Field Guide to Australian Fungi

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White filaments?
By: Mark Price (marksandyleucapops@gmail.com)
2011-04-28 03:23:56 PDT (-0700)

Are the white filaments part of the mycelium? Or is that not visible to the naked eye?

Created: 2011-04-28 03:22:15 PDT (-0700)
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