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pepper pot fungus

Pepper Pot Myriostoma coliforme

For more than a century the Pepper Pot was thought to be extinct in Britain. It is easily overlooked until fully mature when the outer skin splits into rays that fold back to reveal an inner spore sac with many openings, resembling a pepper pot. Image: Aleksandr Popov (iNaturalist)

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