Image Number: 1268002

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Fruiting Bodies
Description:
This mushrooms gives off a powerfully foul odor which attracts flys, thus spreading their spores.
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United States

Subject

Kingdom: Fungi
Phylum: Basidiomycota
Subphylum: Hymenomycotina
Class: Agaricomycetes
Subclass: Agaricomycetidae
Order: Phallales
Family: Phallaceae
Genus: Mutinus
Subject: Mutinus caninus (Huds.: Pers.) Fr.
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Image uploaded:
Thursday, September 9, 2004
Image last updated:
Friday, September 10, 2004