Observation 175410: “Deuteromycota” R.T. Moore

When: 2014-08-24

Collection location: Deer Grove West, Deer Grove Forest Preserve, Cook Co., Illinois, USA [Click for map]

42.146° -88.066° 225m

Who: Scott (ivorybill)

No specimen available

Beautiful slime mold (?) growing on what was probably a Russula. Approximately 5 cm tall. Help in identification would be appreciated!


slime mold on mushroom.jpg

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look interesting, someone should scope it
By: Jonathan M
2014-08-26 16:33:33 CDT (-0500)

Created: 2014-08-26 14:16:25 CDT (-0500)
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