hobo's picture

Fungus or vomit ?

Observed: 30th January 2012 By: hobo
WP_000971
WP_000973
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Description:

This looked very like some vomit to me but I was assured there was a bit of it around and it was suggested it might be some kind of fungus.

Identifications

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Some fungi are very poisonous so a mistaken ID could have serious consequences.

Species interactions

No interactions present.

Comments

Sarah West's picture

Interestingly, this slime

Interestingly, this slime mould is often called "Dog's vomit slime mould"!!

Sarah West
www.OPALexplorenature.org
OPAL Community Scientist
Yorkshire and Humber