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Coral Slime

Observed: 14th August 2011 By: Mushroom LadyMushroom Lady’s reputation in Fungi and LichensMushroom Lady’s reputation in Fungi and LichensMushroom Lady’s reputation in Fungi and LichensMushroom Lady’s reputation in Fungi and Lichens
Coral Slime, Ceratiomyxa fruticulosa
Coral Slime, Ceratiomyxa fruticulosa 1
Description:

Found on decaying spruce.

Identifications

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Species interactions

No interactions present.

Comments

jhn7's picture

Shame it is called slime!

Zoomed in this is such a delicate growth and not at all what I would envisage from the terms slime or mould! You have seen lots of interesting examples recently, I've enjoyed looking them up.

Janet
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