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Recent observations

Photos / Sounds

What

Fly Death Fungus Entomophthora muscae

Observer

damontighe

Date

July 5, 2015 01:18 PM PDT

Description

a few months ago I brought home a Entomophthora muscae infected house fly from Point Reyes to photography and study and to see if it could infect the fruit flies as I had read.
http://www.inaturalist.org/observations/1373764
Well it appears the Entomophthora muscae has taken up residence with my fruit fly population. yes!

Photos / Sounds

Observer

leemiranda_112

Date

June 17, 2015

Description

On cheese

Photos / Sounds

Observer

leemiranda_112

Date

June 17, 2015

Description

Bread mold on corn tortillas.

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Fly Death Fungus Entomophthora muscae

Date

May 13, 2010

Photos / Sounds

Square

Observer

fluffberger

Date

June 5, 2015

Description

Growing on horse dung.

Photos / Sounds

Square

Observer

carmelo_lopez

Date

October 21, 2014

Description

Probably E. forficulae.

Photos / Sounds

Observer

naturalist39

Date

May 22, 2015

Place

(Somewhere...)

Photos / Sounds

Square

Observer

naturalist39

Date

May 17, 2015

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

Not the best picture.
400x

Here are some links with better pics and lots of information:

http://www.uoguelph.ca/~gbarron/2008/amoebo08.htm

http://www.arcella.nl/fungus-mayorella

Photos / Sounds

Observer

cooperj

Date

May 16, 2011

Description

An undescribed species near Modicella malleola - an unlikley looking zygomycete

Photos / Sounds

Square

Observer

evahedstrom

Date

April 26, 2015 09:12 PM CEST

Description

Mold on tomatoes

Photos / Sounds

Square

Observer

alderash

Date

September 27, 2014 03:58 PM CEST

Description

Parasitic on Mycena sp.
Thanks to Dragiša Savić (Serbia) for ID.

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Fly Death Fungus Entomophthora muscae

Date

April 17, 2015
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Description from Wikipedia

Zygomycota, or zygote fungi, is a phylum of fungi. The name comes from zygosporangia, where resistant spherical spores are formed during sexual reproduction. Approximately 1060 species are known. They are mostly terrestrial in habitat, living in soil or on decaying plant or animal material. Some are parasites of plants, insects, and small animals, while others form symbiotic relationships with plants. Zygomycete hyphae may be coenocytic, forming septa only where gametes are formed or to wall off...

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