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Slime mold plasmodia



Slime mold plasmodia surrounded by another myxomycetes, Ceratiomyxa fruticulosa. Probably Arcyria sp. It is almost impossible to identify a slime mold at this juvenile phase!


Dead wood, probably pine.


Camera Model: NIKON D300. Exposure Time: 1/60 sec. f/32; ISO Speed Rating: 200. Exposure Bias: -1 EV. Focal Length: 90.0 mm. Flash fired

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arlanda 4 years ago

Thanks shebebusynow. I am just using a 90 mm Tamron macro. In this ocasion I did not used a tripod since I had to crawl under a rotten fallen pine trunk. Just the flash was enough.

shebebusynow 4 years ago

Nice one! I've got the same camera; what lens are you using? I'm assuming a tripod or other support.

Madrid, Comunidad de Madrid, Spain

Lat: 40.53, Long: -3.69

Spotted on Oct 17, 2014
Submitted on Jan 21, 2015


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