Sphaerobolus stellatus Tode
Cannon Fungus, Sphere Thrower
Confidence: As sure as can be; Reputation Score = 0.52442 EE; Is_Likely = True
Verbatim Date: 2009-08-30
South Africa, Gauteng, Moreleta Kloof Nature Reserve, Moreletapark
-25.8165 28.2811 +-1m.
^Sphere Thrower^ - Cannonball fungus
An amazing experiment to test the fact that the Sphere Thrower ( Sphaerobolus stellatus) catapults its sporebag in the direction of light ( sunlight in nature) Size : 4mm diameter, growing on dead wood.Also known as Cannonball fungus or Artillery fungus.
Rights Holder: © held by the observer (listed as 'Collector') at iNaturalist.org, with some rights reserved (CC BY-SA)
Record Id: 2cb2dc91-d9db-4fd1-a38b-533b61a98901