Ground Hugging Fungus
Murray Mallee Region
Earthball
Complete side
 
    
Horse Dung Fungus (Pisolithus arhizus)Class: Fungi (Fungi) - Basidio (Basidiomycota) - Ball Fungi (Basidiomycetes)
Order: Ball Fungi (Boletales)
Family: Earth Ball (Sclerodermataceae)
Species: Horse Dung Fungus (Pisolithus arhizus)
This Photo:     A good common name

General Species Information:
Found in the Murray Mallee Region, and possibly elsewhere

Copyright © 2010- Brett & Marie Smith. All Rights Reserved. Photographed 06-May-2010
This species is a South Australian Native Species, not listed in the Murray Mallee Survey of 2010.