Observation 98243: Fuligo septica (L.) F.H. Wigg.

When: 2012-06-24

Collection location: Moon Lake Park, Pennsylvania, USA [Click for map]

Who: Dave W (Dave W)

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Squishy slimy stuff. I’ve seen this many times. Don’t have a name for it.

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Thanks darv.
By: Dave W (Dave W)
2012-06-24 21:23:16 PDT (-0700)

Looking at other obses, and confidence levels, I think it’s F. septica. From the various photos, this species appears to vary in its appearance. Is this perhaps only one phase of this slime mold? Does it macromorph like many of the others?

Created: 2012-06-24 21:06:13 PDT (-0700)
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