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Unknow fungus

Observed: 12th October 2012 By: lizardphotography
unknow fungus

small green spherical globes containg clear liquid.
under microscope the liquid contains chains of single cell growths. The outer casing is translucent green again microscopically it appears to be made up of elongated cells
possibly a fruiting body of some sort
dicovered growing in abundance in cobble stones in partial shade with greater concentrations near walls around cobbles.


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

Species interactions

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I went to Kynance cove a

I went to Kynance cove a couple of weeks ago and noted just the same stuff.I agree that its a form of Nostoc but hadn't seen it like this before. Usually more wrinkled and brain-like!