The Fungi World (175) : Magpie Inkcap

The Fungi World (175) : Magpie Inkcap

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Mark Billiau.


Premium (World), region Antwerp, Belgium

The Fungi World (175) : Magpie Inkcap

The Magpie Inkcap is a striking shaped fungus with an unpleasant smell that grows usually in beech forests.

The shot shows a young specimen that looks a bit like a chocolate Easter egg…..

A rare species !

Dutch name : Spechtinktzwam
German name : Spechttintling (auch Elsterntintling genannt)
Latin name : Coprinus picaceus

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