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Yellow Myxomycete

Observed: 27th March 2012 By: moremothmoremoth’s reputation in Fungi and Lichensmoremoth’s reputation in Fungi and Lichensmoremoth’s reputation in Fungi and Lichensmoremoth’s reputation in Fungi and Lichens
Myxomycete - closeup
Myxomycete - wider view
Myxomycete - 2 days later
Myxomycete - 2 days later - small part
Description:

Yellow slime mould growing on a dead Silver Birch branch. Two days later there were just black remnants.

Identifications

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Species interactions

No interactions present.

Comments

martinjohnbishop's picture

The developmental series is

D.M.H.'s picture

Very nice link Martin thanks

Very nice link Martin thanks =)

Www.facebook.com/Dorset.Mushroom.Hunters.

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S. flavogenita

Thanks for the ID and the link. Nice series; I should have gone back for another look sooner, but I didn't know then how fast they develop.

Bill Welch