Observation 83677: Tubifera J.F. Gmel.
When: 2011-06-26
No herbarium specimen

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Tubifera ferruginosa?
By: Andrew Khitsun (Andrew)
2011-11-29 19:22:58 PST (-0800)

The most common one is T.ferruginosa, it seems. Most of the photos I’ve found on reliable sites, though, show “tubes” of this slime mold round-ended, rather than pointy like in this picture. Some photos on amateur sites look like mine – pointy. T.microsperma and T.bombarda are different and of no concern here. The only species I haven’t found images of is T.casparyi. I have no idea what it looks like.

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