Public Description of Fuligo septica (L.) F.H. Wigg.

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Name: Fuligo septica (L.) F.H. Wigg.
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 Draft For Wild Mushrooms Of The Northeastern United States By Erlon Bailey (Private)

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Taxonomic Classification:

Kingdom: Protozoa
Phylum: Myxomycota
Class: Myxomycetes
Order: Physarales
Family: Physaraceae


Freshly mulched gardens and trails.


Perplexing gardeners, fooling dog owners.


Often called “Dog Vomit Slime” because it looks like a dog just threw up in your wood chips.

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Description editors: Erlon Bailey, Matt Welter

Created: 2009-10-08 14:32:51 CDT (-0400) by Erlon Bailey (Herbert Baker)
Last modified: 2015-05-10 00:06:01 CDT (-0400) by Matt Welter (mattfungus)
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