Species: Clathrus chrysomycelinus Go Back
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Description:
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The use of the name Clathrus chrysomycelinus in New Zealand is probably incorrect. The scientific names describe a larger fungus from Brazil, whereas this grows only 100 mm in diameter and is probably an undescribed native species.  
Common name: Golden basket fungus
Found: Native Forest
Substrate: Ground
Spore: ?
Height: 100 mm
Width: 60 mm
Season: Autumn
Edible: No
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Macro images:
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lathrus chrysomycelinusScale bar I wish to thank Isaac Jarden for the use of his photo
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  Scale = 1mm.
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