Calvatia craniiformis

Last Modified: 18-2-2019 20:38

Calvatia craniiformis (Brain puffball)
Calvatia craniiformis (Brain puffball)

Calvatia craniiformis (Brain puffball) is a puffball with a diameter of about 15-20cm. The fungus gets its name from the appearance like an animal's brain.

Widely distributed internationally, these examples were found in the Taylor River Reserve near Brayshaw Park.

Location: Latitude: -41.530392 Longitude: 173.938950"

Image Date: 3/3/2018

Photographer: Christopher Cookson

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