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Fuligo septica

Observed: 2nd July 2012 By: Ginny B
S159 Neighbourhood Nature - course complete
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Fuligo septica
Description:

Growing within a mature spruce plantation on a rotting tree stump. It looked remarkably like scrambled egg! I'm sorry that the quality of the photo isn't that good.

Identifications

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    Likely ID
    scrambled egg mould (Fuligo spetica)
    Confidence: I'm as sure as I can be.
    ID agreements (): 2 People
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Species interactions

No interactions present.

Comments

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Fuligo septica

I see I have somehow managed to get the spelling wrong! It should read Fuligo septica.

Ginny B