Observation 131403: Phycomyces blakesleeanus Burgeff
When: 2013-04-04
No herbarium specimen

Notes: Growing in algae in a warm, sunlit location, about 50 degrees F.

Tallest specimen about 4"/10.1cm tall.

Youngest ones have round yellow sporangia, while older ones are gray or brown.

Seems to have a 6 day lifespan. Here is a helpful video of this species growing on Homer. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=sHTtEDxaBMo

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Nice catch!
By: Martin Livezey (MLivezey)
2013-04-11 17:31:28 PDT (-0700)

Created: 2013-04-06 11:46:07 PDT (-0700)
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