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Unknown Pink Fungi (added via Android)

Observed: 19th August 2013 By: AngelaPrince
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Growing on log by a lake near the coast in Cornwall


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.


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I initially thought of

Wolf's Milk (Lycogala epidendrum), but that is usually "neater" in appearance. On googling images, I find similar pictures of another Slime Mould (Myxomcetes), Reticularia splendens, found in the UK. So that's a possibility, I guess.

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Quite a few of the slime

Quite a few of the slime moulds go through this stage. You would need to wait for it to mature before there is much chance of an id.