From southern Europe, it spread to the north (because of climate change?); it has by now reached Denmark.
According to Ecomare museum on Texel island, a few years ago the octopus stinkhorn showed for the first time in the Muy nature reserve in the north of Texel. It still occurs there. On animal dung, like elsewhere.
Texel fungi: here.
- Unusual Red Fungus (wendang42.wordpress.com)