Observation 182970: Phycomyces blakesleeanus Burgeff
When: 2014-10-15
Who: MarkB
No herbarium specimen

Notes: Could these be slime molds? Found on dung on top of a large hardwood log.

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x2 species
By: Danny Newman (myxomop)
2014-10-15 13:11:12 PDT (-0700)

The group of small, blue-powdered matchsticks is Penecillium vulpinum. The long pin molds are in the Mucorales.

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