Ground Hugging Fungus
Murray Mallee Region
Earthball
Complete side
 
    
Horse Dung Fungus (Pisolithus arhizus)Class: Fungus (Fungi) - Basidio (Basidiomycota) - Ball Fungus (Basidiomycetes)
Order: Ball Fungus (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

Copyright © 2010- Brett & Marie Smith. All Rights Reserved. Photographed 06-May-2010
This species is an Australian Native Species