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Bioluminescence isn’t evidence against O. subilludens…
By: Jacob Kalichman (Pulk)
2017-12-06 22:59:03 GMT (+0000)

because there’s nothing unlikely about O. subilludens being luminescent but not explicitly recorded as such in the literature. It’s not a well-known species precisely because it’s morphologically so similar to O. illudens. If it were non-luminescent, that would be a big deal. The default here is that O. subilludens glows like the rest.

By: Danny Newman (myxomop)
2017-12-06 22:45:46 GMT (+0000)

is listed as being suspected of being luminescent in the literature but not confirmed as such. more information may be needed here to secure a higher degree of confidence that this material is truly and unequivocally O. subilludens. if that information results in an ID of O. subilludens, it may be a finding worthy of formal publication.

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