Observation 10437: Fuligo septica (L.) F.H. Wigg.
When: 2008-09-04
No herbarium specimen

Notes: I think this is the common Fuligo septica, but it might be some other kind of slime mold. It was growing in a swampy area where a small stream runs into a lake.

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Later pic
By: Darvin DeShazer (darv)
2008-09-05 21:04:33 CDT (-0400)

This slime mold is moving into the knotty stage and is so spread out over such a wide area. It will be interesting to see if it balls up into an aethalium. I hope you will be able to return in a day and get another picture.

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