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

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Wolf's Milk Lycogala epidendrum

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acryptozoo

Date

July 11, 2015

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Square

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Wolf's Milk Lycogala epidendrum

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bennet

Date

July 4, 2015 07:12 PM EDT

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Wolf's Milk Lycogala epidendrum

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sjhopkins

Date

July 9, 2010

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(Somewhere...)

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Wolf's Milk Lycogala epidendrum

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sjhopkins

Date

July 9, 2010

Place

(Somewhere...)

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No photos or sounds

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Wolf's Milk Lycogala epidendrum

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sjhopkins

Date

July 9, 2010

Place

(Somewhere...)

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Wolf's Milk Lycogala epidendrum

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reallifeecology

Date

July 4, 2015 02:15 PM EDT

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Wolf's Milk Lycogala epidendrum

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james5

Date

June 25, 2015

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Square

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Wolf's Milk Lycogala epidendrum

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sjhopkins

Date

June 19, 2015

Description

fruiting bodies past pink stage

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Square

What

Wolf's Milk Lycogala epidendrum

Observer

hk4ster

Date

June 16, 2015

Description

This was growing in a flower pot on my balcony. The soil was left over from last year, and I dumped a lot of random seeds in it this spring.

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No photos or sounds

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Wolf's Milk Lycogala epidendrum

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sjhopkins

Date

June 13, 2015

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No photos or sounds

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Wolf's Milk Lycogala epidendrum

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sjhopkins

Date

June 13, 2015

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Wolf's Milk Lycogala epidendrum

Observer

osmium4

Date

June 14, 2015 09:30 AM EDT

Description

Anyone know what the pink fungus is?

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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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