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Recent observations

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What

Slime Molds Class Myxomycetes

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leslie_flint

Date

April 19, 2014 09:46 AM PDT

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Slime Molds Class Myxomycetes

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lindalampe

Date

July 27, 2013

Description

Stringy yellow mass on a dead tree stump.

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Slime Molds Class Myxomycetes

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caius

Date

March 3, 2014

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leslie_flint

Date

April 14, 2014

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bdolney

Date

June 19, 2013 10:47 AM EDT

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Slime Molds Class Myxomycetes

Date

March 30, 2014 04:18 PM PDT

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testy36

Date

March 29, 2014 01:33 PM PDT

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What

Slime Molds Class Myxomycetes

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metsa

Date

March 28, 2014

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moonlittrails

Date

March 28, 2014 04:30 PM PDT

Place

muir woods (Google, OSM)

Description

On cut log with Xylaria

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moonlittrails

Date

March 28, 2014 04:10 PM PDT

Place

muir woods (Google, OSM)

Description

slime mold in root burl hollow

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What

Dog Vomit Slime Mold Fuligo septica

Observer

luca

Date

August 12, 2013

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What

Dog Vomit Slime Mold Fuligo septica

Date

March 25, 2014

Description

"Dog vomit" mold seen growing in the northernmost part of the Pollinator Garden next to the cassia. Also seen on mold--isopods! Photo by Ashley Fragomeni.

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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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