Observation 70662: Myxogastria Caval.-Sm.

When: 2011-06-30

Collection location: Big Branch, Saint Tammany Parish, Louisiana, USA [Click for map]

Who: Chaz (tripper1445)

No specimen available

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Recognized by sight: Brefeldia maxima is black.

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By: damon brunette (damonbrunette)
2011-07-01 11:54:59 EDT (-0400)

Slime starts out a stark white, and progresses into a black ash eventually. You may find shades of pink passing by as well. The way it has formed on these blades of grass is typical. Physarum cinereum loves grass too, but the structure is much smaller and different

This is a myxomycete…
By: Gerhard Koller (Gerhard)
2011-07-01 11:34:30 EDT (-0400)

maybe some Physarum.

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