Observation 7359: Fuligo septica (L.) F.H. Wigg.

When: 2008-04-18

Collection location: Eye See Rd., Orleans, California, USA [Click for map]

Who: John Harlan (harlanx6)

No specimen available

Very soft (mushy) mass growing on forest litter. Anyone know what it is?

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Slime mold?
By: Luke Bayler (Matango)
2008-04-21 16:49:23 PDT (-0700)

I’ve ran across this a few times too and am curious what kind of slime mold it is. This form doesn’t look like it is sporulating though…

Created: 2008-04-21 15:19:12 PDT (-0700)
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