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    • 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

Date

May 25, 2011 11:32 AM EDT

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Wolf's Milk Lycogala epidendrum

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alan_rockefeller

Date

October 18, 2009

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Wolf's Milk Lycogala epidendrum

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leslie_flint

Date

November 27, 2016 02:28 PM PST

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Wolf's Milk Lycogala epidendrum

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mlrosten

Date

August 14, 2015 02:06 PM EDT

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Wolf's Milk Lycogala epidendrum

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mpnavest

Date

November 21, 2016

Description

(0524 slimemould Lycogala epidenfrum Spring

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Wolf's Milk Lycogala epidendrum

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exonie

Date

November 5, 2015 04:30 PM EET

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Wolf's Milk Lycogala epidendrum

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mike68lusk

Date

November 16, 2016 01:19 AM NZDT

Description

on pine log

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Wolf's Milk Lycogala epidendrum

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slyman

Date

November 6, 2016 02:44 PM EST

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Wolf's Milk Lycogala epidendrum

Date

November 14, 2016

Description

~0.5cm diameter, solid brown coloured inside.

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Wolf's Milk Lycogala epidendrum

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laceypantalones

Date

November 12, 2016 02:33 PM PST

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Wolf's Milk Lycogala epidendrum

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mpnavest

Date

November 9, 2016

Description

(0233) slimemould Lycogala epidendrum

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Wolf's Milk Lycogala epidendrum

Observer

leslie_flint

Date

November 8, 2016
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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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