Werewere-kokako (10/2370)

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The stunning blue mushroom known to Maori as werewere-kokako because the colour is similar to the blue wattles of kokako. Kokakop and werewere-kokako feature together on the New Zealand $50 banknote.

Scientific name
Entoloma hochstetteri
Common names
werewere-kokako
Location
Hauturu / Little Barrier Island, New Zealand
Photo ID
25345
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