TITLE

There is a humongous fungus among us

PUB. DATE
April 1992
SOURCE
U.S. News & World Report;4/13/92, Vol. 112 Issue 14, p22
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Announces that scientists found the fungus known as `Armillaria bulbosa,' as possibly the world's largest living thing, as reported in the journal `Nature.' The organism stretches for 38 acres in a 100-ton mass; Where the fungus grows; The age of the fungus; Scientist Johann Bruhn refers to the fungus as `the beast'; Larger and older individuals may be found elsewhere.
ACCESSION #
9204132514

 

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