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

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Recent observations

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What

Wolf's Milk Lycogala epidendrum

Observer

brb

Date

November 4, 2015 01:29 PM NZDT

Description

on unidentified log in open park land.

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Wolf's Milk Lycogala epidendrum

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jwalewski

Date

July 18, 2016 10:57 AM CDT

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What

Wolf's Milk Lycogala epidendrum

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james5

Date

July 14, 2016 08:25 PM ADT

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Wolf's Milk Lycogala epidendrum

Observer

larry522

Date

July 10, 2016 10:57 AM EDT

Place

Mayo Rd (Google, OSM)

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What

Wolf's Milk Lycogala epidendrum

Observer

kburke

Date

July 9, 2016 02:41 PM EDT

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What

Wolf's Milk Lycogala epidendrum

Observer

a3d3vyth

Date

May 14, 2016 10:37 AM PDT

Description

A rather cute looking, pink, bubble-gum like, colony of charismatic slime mold buttons on the side of a rotting, moist,dead fallen tree.

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What

Wolf's Milk Lycogala epidendrum

Observer

ideaphore

Date

June 11, 2016 04:28 PM ADT

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

A slime mold. About the size of a dime.

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What

Wolf's Milk Lycogala epidendrum

Observer

jwalewski

Date

July 1, 2016 08:52 AM CDT

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What

Wolf's Milk Lycogala epidendrum

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chevaun711

Date

June 21, 2016

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What

Wolf's Milk Lycogala epidendrum

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cdance

Date

June 26, 2016 12:03 PM CDT

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What

Wolf's Milk Lycogala epidendrum

Observer

kylejones

Date

June 25, 2016 12:15 PM EDT

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What

Wolf's Milk Lycogala epidendrum

Observer

mushroomdrhan

Date

June 25, 2016 04:02 PM JST

Description

분홍콩점균

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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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