funghii for id mm1 01092011

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Mohina Macker

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Sep 1, 2011, 7:22:26 AM9/1/11
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this fungus was growing in grass on the edge of a paddy field in goa
it was approximately three inches long and about three fouths of an inch thick
the photographs were taken towards the end of july this year
i would like to request an identification
regards
mohina macker
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prasad dash

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Sep 1, 2011, 7:41:13 AM9/1/11
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This is Phallus indusiatus, Basidiomycetes (The stinkhorn fungus/long net stinkhorn). The net is not properly visible here (If i am right). Please find my image from Orissa.Please follow the link to conform.



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Prasad
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Tanay Bose

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Sep 1, 2011, 9:56:32 AM9/1/11
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Nice shot of one of the most awesome looking mushroom
Tanay
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Dr Pankaj Kumar

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Sep 1, 2011, 3:49:37 PM9/1/11
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Beautiful pics both of you. Thanks for sharing.

On Sep 1, 6:56 pm, Tanay Bose <tanaybos...@gmail.com> wrote:
> Nice shot of one of the most awesome looking mushroom
> Tanay
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> On Thu, Sep 1, 2011 at 4:41 AM, prasad dash <prasad.dash2...@gmail.com>wrote:
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> > This is *Phallus indusiatus*, Basidiomycetes (The stinkhorn fungus/long
> > net stinkhorn). The net is not properly visible here (If i am right). Please
> > find my image from Orissa.Please follow the link to conform.
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> >http://threatenedtaxa.org/ZooPrintJournal/2010/July/o230526vii101096-...
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> > Regards
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> > Prasad
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> > On Thu, Sep 1, 2011 at 4:52 PM, Mohina Macker <mohinamac...@gmail.com>wrote:
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> >> this fungus was growing in grass on the edge of a paddy field in goa
> >> it was approximately three inches long and about three fouths of an inch
> >> thick
> >> the photographs were taken towards the end of july this year
> >> i would like to request an identification
> >> regards
> >> mohina macker
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> > --
> > Prasad Kumar Dash
> > Ecologist, Orissa, India
> > email: prasad.dash2...@gmail.com
> > ph. 09437444241
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> *Tanay Bose*
> Research Assistant & Teaching Assistant.
> Department of Botany.
> University of British Columbia .
> 3529-6270 University Blvd.
> Vancouver, B.C. V6T 1Z4 (Canada)
> Phone: 778-323-4036 (Mobile)
>            604-822-2019 (Lab)
>            604-822-6089  (Fax)
> ta...@interchange.ubc.ca
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Ushadi micromini

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Sep 1, 2011, 11:01:50 PM9/1/11
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Very unusual, like abridal veil... is it truly a part of this
mushroom? what's the function of a veil ???

Usha di

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mohina macker

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Sep 2, 2011, 3:07:32 AM9/2/11
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Many thanks for the id and the interesting paper
I think the skirts of the goa mushrooms got shredded because of the
severe rains at that time
regards
mohina macker
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