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    • slime moulds
    • Slime Molds
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    • Myxomycetes

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Recent observations

Photos / Sounds

Observer

steve_kerr

Date

April 24, 2015

Photos / Sounds

What

dog vomit slime mold Fuligo septica

Observer

ninaallen

Date

September 1, 2012

Description

growing up from 2 year old conifer and black oak wood chips part sun/part shade

Photos / Sounds

What

Dog Vomit Slime Mold Fuligo septica

Observer

wlud

Date

April 21, 2015 08:55 AM PDT

Photos / Sounds

What

Slime Molds Class Myxomycetes

Observer

jakob

Date

April 18, 2015

Description

Slime molds is the best I can come up with for this bizarre thing.

Photos / Sounds

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What

Slime Molds Class Myxomycetes

Observer

mikaelb

Date

April 18, 2015 09:16 AM CDT

Description

The group I led on the Bunny Run this morning found a few of these and asked what they were. Is this some kind of fungi?

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Slime Molds Class Myxomycetes

Observer

leslie_flint

Date

March 28, 2015

Photos / Sounds

Square

Observer

ttadevosyan

Date

April 16, 2015 09:26 AM MAGT

Place

(Somewhere...)

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Dog Vomit Slime Mold Fuligo septica

Observer

bbunny

Date

April 10, 2015 05:59 PM PDT

Place

(Somewhere...)

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Slime Molds Class Myxomycetes

Observer

cabbagetree

Date

April 10, 2015

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

Pear-shaped hanging bodies with shiny skin. This was in rotting sawdust within 2m of the three slime moulds I observed yesterday.

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Slime Molds Class Myxomycetes

Observer

cabbagetree

Date

April 9, 2015

Description

Yellow slime mould with small wet lumps, rather like custard.

Photos / Sounds

Observer

cabbagetree

Date

April 9, 2015

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

Slime moulds in three different colours/textures in close proximity on rotting sawdust. Of four photos one shows all three, and there is a close-up of each of the different colours.

The white and yellow observations are now listed separately.

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Dog Vomit Slime Mold Fuligo septica

Observer

cgritz

Date

April 8, 2015
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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.

No range data available.