Phallus hadrianiCommon Name: Hadrian's Stinkhorn
Description: Pictured is the gelatinous egg stage of the fruiting body. At maturity (not seen by the FQPB), this elongates to produce a 160mm white stalk with a cap covered in brown slime. The fruiting body has the odour of dog poo.
This fungi is a decomposer species.
References: Fungi of the Perth Region and Beyond. Neale L Bougher. http://www.bushlandperth.org.au/activities/perth-fungi-project