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Remarks (internal):This species is easily recognized in the field owing to the presence of a well-developed veil and white pseudostipe (Baseia et al. 2006). Phallus indusiatus has been previously reported from the Brazilian states of Rio Grande do Sul (Rick 1961), Santa Catarina (Möller 1895), Paraná (de Meijer 2006), São Paulo (Viégas 1945, Bononi et al. 1981, Bononi 1984), and Rio Grande do Norte (Baseia et al. 2006). This is the first record from the Brazilian Amazon rainforest.  
Description type:Non-original description 
Description:Phallus indusiatus Vent., Mém. Inst. Natl. Sci., Sci. Math. 1: 520 (1798).
Egg globose, subglobose to irregular shape, 2.1-3.9 cm in length x 2.8-4.2 cm in width, pinkish yellow to brownish yellow, rhizoids up to 7.3 cm in length. Pseudostipe cylindrical to subcylindrical, spongy, appearing white due to the absence of pigments, 4.4-7.3 cm high x 1.1-1.4 cm in width; indusium well developed, pendulous, yellowish white to dirty yellow, up to 5.0 cm long. Pileus campanulate, 1.9-3.9 cm high x 1.5-2.1 cm wide, with yellowish superficial folds that form a network, apex perforated; gleba black, shiny, viscous, foetid. Basidiospores ellipsoid, straight to slightly curved in side view, thin-walled, hyaline, smooth, 2.0-3.0 x 1.0-1.5 µm.
Substrate - forest soil.
Specimens examined - Brazil. Rondônia: Porto Velho. Parque Natural Municipal de Porto Velho. col. A. C. Gomes-Silva, 357. 21.I.2008 (URM 78881). Same locality. col. A. C. Gomes-Silva, 358. 21.I.2008 (URM 78883). EstaçÀ£o Ecológica de CuniÀ£. col. A. C. Gomes-Silva, 430. 15.II.2008 (URM 78882). Parque Natural Municipal de Porto Velho. col. A. C. Gomes-Silva, 643. I.2009 (URM 80066).


 
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