Phylum: Basidiomycota Class: Agaricomycetes
Order: Phallales Family: Phallaceae
Species: Phallus impudicus var. impudicus L.
Synonyms: Ithyphallus impudicus
Phallus foetidus
Phallus impudicus
Common Name: Stinkhorn

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Phallus impudicus var. impudicusPhotographer:  Mark Wright
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Associated Species (where recorded) & number of records:
Fagus sylvatica (13)
Picea sitchensis (7)
Corylus avellana (6)
Pinus (2)
Picea abies (2)
Tsuga heterophylla (1)
Rhododendron ponticum (1)
Quercus (1)
Prunus laurocerasus (1)
Pinus sylvestris (1)
Larix (1)
Hazel (1)
Betula pendula (1)
Betula (1)
Abies grandis (1)
Abies procera (1)
Habitat (where recorded) & number of records:
Woodland: mixed (16)
Woodland: coniferous, plantation (12)
Woodland: broadleaved (8)
Woodland: broadleaved, semi-natural (7)
Woodland: broadleaved, plantation (5)
Woodland: mixed, plantation (5)
Woodland (3)
Neutral grassland: semi-improved (2)
Parkland and scattered trees (2)
Woodland: broadleaved, plantation, high forest (2)
Woodland: broadleaved, semi-natural, high forest (2)
Woodland: coniferous, plantation, high forest (2)
Acid grassland (1)
Boundaries: intact hedge (1)
Built up area, domestic (1)
Built-up areas (1)
Improved grassland (1)
Neutral grassland (1)
Parkland and scattered trees: mixed (1)
Scrub (1)
Woodland: plantation (1)
Substrate (where recorded) & number of records:
Soil (24)
Soil Leaves (24)
Soil Needle (13)
Larch (Larix) (9)
Soil Grassy (2)
Soil Mossy (2)
Soil Peat (1)
Tree (1)
Months recorded in & number of records:
March (2)
April (2)
May (3)
June (3)
July (18)
August (29)
September (31)
October (27)
November (4)