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    • Slime Molds
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    • Myxomycetes

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Recent observations

Photos / Sounds

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What

Slime Molds Class Myxomycetes

Observer

hfabian

Date

January 15, 2017 11:34 AM PST

Photos / Sounds

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Observer

treegrow

Date

September 7, 2014 01:11 PM EDT

Description

Arcyria sp. Rock Creek Park, Washington, DC, USA.

Photos / Sounds

Square

Date

January 15, 2017 12:53 PM PST

Photos / Sounds

Observer

treegrow

Date

August 30, 2014 04:59 PM EDT

Description

Arcyria sp. Rock Creek Park, Washington, DC, USA.

Photos / Sounds

What

Slime Molds Class Myxomycetes

Observer

suzrj

Date

January 15, 2017 02:37 PM PST

Description

Both this and the 2nd photo were found a few days after our last rainstorm, growing on wood slats.

Photos / Sounds

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Observer

treegrow

Date

August 30, 2014 01:31 PM EDT

Description

Hemitrichia serpula. Rock Creek Park, Washington, DC, USA.

Photos / Sounds

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What

Chocolate Tube Slimes Genus Stemonitis

Observer

treegrow

Date

August 30, 2014 02:59 PM EDT

Description

Stemonitis sp. Rock Creek Park, Washington, DC, USA.

Photos / Sounds

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What

Dog Vomit Slime Mold Fuligo septica

Observer

alice_shanks

Date

January 9, 2017

Description

Owen river. On fallen red beech log.

Photos / Sounds

What

Chocolate Tube Slimes Genus Stemonitis

Observer

jakob

Date

July 7, 2016 11:44 AM CEST

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Slime Molds Class Myxomycetes

Observer

catchang

Date

January 13, 2017 04:21 PM PST

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Slime Molds Class Myxomycetes

Observer

marinboy

Date

January 11, 2017 11:17 AM PST

Photos / Sounds

Square

Observer

laceypantalones

Date

November 6, 2016 03:23 PM PST
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Description from Wikipedia

Myxogastria or myxogastrids, formerly known as Myxomycota, is a class of Mycetozoa, itself a grouping of slime moulds, that contains 5 orders, 14 families, 62 genera and 888 species. They are colloquially known as the plasmodial or acellular slime moulds.

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