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Observed: 22nd November 2009 By: mrs-smithmrs-smith’s reputation in Fungi and Lichensmrs-smith’s reputation in Fungi and Lichens
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About a month between the two photos, the white 'egg' appearing first, in October.


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Some fungi are very poisonous so a mistaken ID could have serious consequences.

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Disgusting............still it makes one marvel at the diversity of life on earth. The cap of this fungus perfectly resembles faeces both in look and smell - a marvel of evolution.


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The ball-like stage is

The ball-like stage is sometimes referred to as 'Witches Eggs' - I don't know of anyone who has eaten one of these and don't fancy it either!

Rob Coleman