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dictyophora indusiata. (Updated). A closeup photo of the 'veil'...
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Image #: DSC_6142-70001
Species: dictyophora indusiata
Location: Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Description: (Updated). A closeup photo of the 'veil' of a dictyophora indusiata fungi or Veiled Stinkhorn (syn. phallus indusiatus). The various types of bugs, beetles, flies and sciarids attracted by the foul smell emitted by the fungi aid in it's spore dispersal. (id. by Dr Tan Yee Shin and Prof. Dr. S.Vikineswary, Mushroom Research Centre, University Malaya).
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