When: 2012-01-09

Collection location: Capira, Capira District, Panama Province, Panama [Click for map]

Who: Eduardo A. Esquivel Rios (Eduardo27)

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Used references: Dr. Carlos Rojas

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d, off the top of my head
By: damon brunette (damonbrunette)
2012-01-09 15:05:08 CST (-0500)

I would say Ive seen some mutations of P compressum that look like this with the halving of the bodies, lime crystals, and black sporangia. The first photo on full size near the bottom has some examples of what I think this looks like in prime form…. but could also be didydium… will look into it.

That’s what I wanted to post too.
By: Gerhard Koller (Gerhard)
2012-01-09 14:53:32 CST (-0500)

I do not even believe this to be a myxo …

By: Danny Newman (myxomop)
2012-01-09 14:18:38 CST (-0500)

i’m not sure what this is, but it doesn’t look like any Physarum I’ve ever seen. damon?