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Creature on nettle (added via Android)

Observed: 13th June 2013 By: claire6274
Photo 1

Zoom in and you can see suckers on it - what is it?


Caution: Do NOT use iSpot to identify fungi to eat!

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

Species interactions

No interactions present.

Species with which Nettle Clustercup Rust (Puccinia urticata) interacts


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I have moved this from the

I have moved this from the invert to the fungus group so that the carousel of images comes up. If you compare these with your own picture, I think you will see the similarity.

University of Edinburgh and Biodiversity Observatory (OU)

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thank you - that's great. We

thank you - that's great. We had great fun looking at this "thing" through a microscope yesterday with the children at school. Very interesting.