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FungusAseroe rubra

Anemone Stinkhorn at Batemans Marine Park

Aseroe rubra at Batemans Marine Park - 12 Feb 2020

Identification history

Fungus Aseroe rubra 14 Feb 2020 Pam
Fungus Aseroe rubra 14 Feb 2020 Inga

Author's notes

Not sure about the species? Seen on the banksia walk at Burrewarra Pt after heavy rain.

3 comments

Pam wrote:
   14 Feb 2020
You are spot on. The colour is a bit washed out as you've mentioned with the heavy rain this is to be expected.
Pam wrote:
   15 Feb 2020
Did you realise that the Aseroe rubra was the first fungus to be described from Australia? That specimen was collected in Tasmania.
Inga wrote:
   16 Feb 2020
I didn't! That's really interesting. Thank you!

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Location

Location information

Species information

  • Not Sensitive
  • Local Native
  • Non-Invasive

Sighting information

  • 1 - 3 Abundance
  • 12 Feb 2020 7:35 PM Recorded on
  • Inga Recorded by
  • Website Reported via
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