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Recent observations

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What

Dog Vomit Slime Mold Fuligo septica

Observer

wendy5

Date

June 29, 2016

Description

Here's Dog's vomit (Fuligo septica), a slime mold growing on a log in the mixed conifer forest. A strange thing is I first found this on the exact same date two years ago in a nearby forest.

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Photos / Sounds

Observer

james5

Date

June 29, 2016

Photos / Sounds

What

Red Raspberry Slime Tubifera ferruginosa

Observer

james5

Date

June 29, 2016

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What

Red Raspberry Slime Tubifera ferruginosa

Observer

james5

Date

June 29, 2016

Photos / Sounds

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Observer

leptonia

Date

January 25, 2015

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Observer

leptonia

Date

January 25, 2015

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Observer

leptonia

Date

January 25, 2015

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What

False Puffball Reticularia lycoperdon

Observer

leptonia

Date

January 24, 2015

Photos / Sounds

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Observer

mikeltapia

Date

September 17, 2011 08:58 AM HST

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

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Observer

mikeltapia

Date

September 17, 2011 08:58 AM HST

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

Photos / Sounds

Observer

treegrow

Date

June 18, 2016 02:16 PM EDT

Description

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

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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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