Stinkhorn fungus

Stinkhorn fungus (Cathrus crispus)
Stinkhorn fungus (Cathrus crispus)

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Cathrus crispus, a species of fungus in the stinkhorn family. They appear throughout the Caribbean. The common names are lattice stinkhorn, basket stinkhorn, or red cage. They of course smell terrible.

Last updated: May 18, 2015

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