When: 2009-04-19

Collection location: Strouds Run State Park, Athens, Ohio, USA [Click for map]

Who: Dan Molter (shroomydan)

No specimen available

A bad photo taken in the rain, but interesting as an early specimen. Pink slime is oozing out due to rain damage.

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poked slime mold
By: Dan Molter (shroomydan)
2009-04-22 05:12:29 MST (-0700)

I poked these for an interesting photo.

By: Clive Shirley (myxo)
2009-04-22 00:05:15 MST (-0700)

I have always manage to resist the temptation of poking slime molds with a stick :) It does not do the photo any good.

You don’t need rain
By: Gerhard Koller (Gerhard)
2009-04-21 10:34:31 MST (-0700)

for seeing this; you can produce this damage with your fingers too. Or with a small stick, a needle or something similar.

Rain damage
By: Clive Shirley (myxo)
2009-04-21 01:45:52 MST (-0700)

I find it interesting to see this rain damage never seen it my self but this is the second photo I have seen with this happening.