Observation 214980: Physarum melleum (Berk. & Broome) Massee
When: 2015-09-01
No herbarium specimen

Notes: Very small, Lantern slime moulds, attached to fallen leaves.

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Wow! Those are great.
By: Thomas Laxton (Tao)
2015-09-01 19:10:01 CDT (-0400)

Good find Liz. They look a lot like Physarum melleum ( http://www.discoverlife.org/mp/20q?search=Physarum+melleum ) at this stage but we won’t be able to tell for sure until tomorrow. They may change color completely. I would be interested in seeing how they turn out if you can make it back there.

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