Observation 159215: Zygomycota Moreau

When: 2013-04-10

Collection location: Empire Cave, UCSC Campus, California, USA [Click for map]

Who: Eric (Eric Brunschwiler)

No specimen available

Cave fungi! Found this moldy beetle hanging from a thread of spider silk

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By: Eric (Eric Brunschwiler)
2014-02-06 09:56:16 CST (-0600)

I had no idea. No specimen unfortunately…

very interesting
By: Danny Newman (myxomop)
2014-02-06 00:54:12 CST (-0600)

there are pathogenic zygomycetes, though this may just as well be a simpler case of decomposition of an already dead bug. is there a specimen?

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