Observation 203834: Mucilago crustacea P. Micheli ex F.H. Wigg.

When: 2015-04-24

Collection location: Packwood, Washington, USA [Click for map]

Who: Drew Henderson (Hendre17)

No specimen available

Consuming small sticks, twigs and debris at the forest floor of this Spring canopy. This species can look similar to Fuligo septica (dog vomit slime) but with a grey/white color and a wet oatmeal consistency(at least when young). Easy to remember the latin “crustacea” because of the crusty oatmeal texture.

Elevation: 1600ft.

Temp: low 60’s.

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