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DSCF3495

Observed: 22nd September 2011 By: leenestofvipers
DSCF3495
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Fenwickfield's picture

still

it is still a fungi so need's to be moved to fungi.

Fenwickfield

leenestofvipers's picture

Oh

I thought it was a myxomycete which isn't a fungi.

Fenwickfield's picture

Are

If you have the Encyclopaedia of fungi by Michael Jorden they are included as fungi They constitute as comparatively primitive group of fungi

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leenestofvipers's picture

Not so

http://www.biology.ed.ac.uk/research/groups/jdeacon/microbes/slime.htm

Analysis of DNA sequences has now shown clearly that slime moulds are evolutionarily distinct from fungi belonging to a seperate kingdom.