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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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kenbosso

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May 23, 2016 09:18 AM CDT

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Wolf's Milk Lycogala epidendrum

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gwcarangers

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May 21, 2016 10:00 AM CDT

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Wolf's Milk Lycogala epidendrum

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serenella

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May 18, 2016 06:41 PM EDT

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Wolf's Milk Lycogala epidendrum

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james5

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May 18, 2016 01:24 PM EDT

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Wolf's Milk Lycogala epidendrum

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taylor31

Date

May 10, 2016

Description

The slime mold was found near the Black-and-yellow Lichen moth. It was found on a fallen branch away from the path. Ten paces ahead, the Lichen moth was found. No insects were found near the slime mold on the log. The log was slightly damp.

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Wolf's Milk Lycogala epidendrum

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jacobogre

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May 14, 2016 12:20 PM EDT

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Wolf's Milk Lycogala epidendrum

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suzrj

Date

May 14, 2016

Description

Lycogala epidendrum, commonly known as Wolf's Milk growing on the bark of a dead Fir tree stump in our garden.

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fungee

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May 13, 2016 07:15 PM EDT

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On dead Birch, .5 cm

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Wolf's Milk Lycogala epidendrum

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penelopegillette

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May 1, 2016

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Wolf's Milk Lycogala epidendrum

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eattaway92

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May 11, 2016 11:23 AM CDT

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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

Date

April 27, 2016 07:13 PM MDT

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AMI Trail

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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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