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Slime Mould?

Observed: 25th August 2013 By: rcscorerrcscorer’s reputation in Fungi and Lichensrcscorer’s reputation in Fungi and Lichens
Slime Mould?
Slime Mould?
Description:

Amorphous, mustard-coloured, gelatinous and becoming 'liquid' on touching.

Identifications

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  • Physarum polycephalum
    Confidence: It might be this.
Species interactions

No interactions present.

Comments

marksteer's picture

Definitely looks like a Slime

Definitely looks like a Slime mould.
I'm not familiar with P.polycephalum but I would suggest possible id as Fuligo septica Dog's vomit!

The more I know the more I realise I don't know

flaxton's picture

I would agree with Fuligo

I would agree with Fuligo

Martin G's picture

Fuligo

Certainly looks like Fuligo