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    • Lycogala epidendrum
    • Fungus coccineus
  • English
    • Wolf's Milk
  • Russian
    • Ликогала древесинная
  • Finnish
    • sudenmaito

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Wolf's Milk Lycogala epidendrum

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cosmiccat

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May 2, 2016

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Wolf's Milk Lycogala epidendrum

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jackreb2

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April 27, 2016 07:13 PM MDT

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AMI Trail

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April 23, 2016 10:20 AM CDT

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Wolf's Milk Lycogala epidendrum

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April 23, 2016 05:32 PM CDT

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Wolf's Milk Lycogala epidendrum

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April 20, 2016

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Wolf's Milk Lycogala epidendrum

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April 18, 2016 10:40 AM PDT

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Wolf's Milk Lycogala epidendrum

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damontighe

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April 15, 2016 04:55 PM PDT

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Wolf's Milk Lycogala epidendrum

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April 14, 2016 03:06 PM PDT

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icosahedron

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April 13, 2016 11:17 AM PDT

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Wolf's Milk Lycogala epidendrum

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April 4, 2016 02:30 PM NZST

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-small, light pink fungi

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ecoman

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April 4, 2016

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5mm pink fungi on rotten log in beech forest

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Wolf's Milk Lycogala epidendrum

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mike68lusk

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March 30, 2016

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on dead wood after rain

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Description from Wikipedia

Lycogala epidendrum, commonly known as wolf's milk, groening's slime is a cosmopolitan species of plasmodial slime mould which is often mistaken for a fungus. The aethalia, or fruiting bodies, occur either scattered or in groups on damp rotten wood, especially on large logs, from June to November. These aethalia are small, pink to brown cushion-like globs. They may excrete a pink paste if the outer wall is broken before maturity. When mature, the colour tends to...

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