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Arcyria obvelata

Arcyria obvelata


Slime mold with water drop from the rain. The sporocarps of this slime mould are stalked, clustered and cylindrical in shape appearing rather finger like. When the spores have been dispersed it has a rather spongy appearance. They are yellowy buff or orangey buff in colour. Also known as A. nutans


On a dead pine tree


Camera Model: NIKON D300. Exposure Time: 1/60 sec.; f/51; ISO Speed Rating: 800. Exposure Bias: 0EV. Focal Length: 90.0 mm. Flash fired

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arlanda 6 years ago

Thanks LuckyLogan. Added to "Slime Molds" mission

LuckyLogan 6 years ago

Hey arlanda, there is a mission for slime molds if you are interested in joining, feel free to add any spottings you have. Thanks!

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Madrid, Madrid, Spain

Spotted on Jan 13, 2014
Submitted on Jan 13, 2014

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