Observation 31954: Bacteria
When: 2010-01-13
Who: Jonathan M
No herbarium specimen

Notes: this was odd I was putting it under the scope in a drop of water when something weird happen; it start to inflate and all destrow itself letting the thing in the second pic everywhere in the water drop and after that the mushroom was just a small thing all destroyed!

It was growing indoor on leaf , around 0,3-0,5mm.

Proposed Names

-17% (2)
Recognized by sight
76% (2)
Recognized by sight: More specific then non-fungal sp.

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Eye3 = Observer’s choice
Eyes3 = Current consensus


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very interesting
By: Jonathan M
2011-05-18 19:45:55 CDT (-0400)

Didn’t knew that bacteria could grow in a mass like that on leaf, still very beautiful to see, thank you :)

By: Danny Newman (myxomop)
2011-05-18 19:38:35 CDT (-0400)

i don’t suppose anyone among the MO ranks would venture a guess at which one…

By: Paul Derbyshire (Twizzler)
2011-05-18 04:46:09 CDT (-0400)

looks more like a bacterium of some kind than a fungus…

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