dog stinkhorn

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Related to dog stinkhorn: Mutinus caninus, Elegant stinkhorn
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend: stinkhorn - a stinkhorn having a stalk without a capdog stinkhorn - a stinkhorn having a stalk without a cap; the slimy gleba is simply plastered on its surface near the apex where winged insects can find it
order Phallales, Phallales - order of fungi comprising the stinkhorns and related forms whose mature hymenium is slimy and fetid; sometimes placed in subclass Homobasidiomycetes
carrion fungus, stinkhorn - any of various ill-smelling brown-capped fungi of the order Phallales; "the foul smell of the stinkhorn attracts insects that carry the spores away on their feet"
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