Observation 67953: Phallus impudicus L.

When: 2011-05-22

Collection location: Rock Island State Park, Warren Co., Tennessee, USA [Click for map]

Who: Brian Adamo (adamo588)

No specimen available

“egg” is 8cm long x 6cm wide, weighs 170g, found half-embedded in rotting tree stump in mixed forest. Having never seen one before, I took it home, thinking it was some kind of puffball. Cutting it open was definitely a WTF moment!

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