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Enerthenema papillatum

Enerthenema papillatum


Myxomycete. It presents stalked sporangia, globose, fuscous, becoming purplish brown or ferruginous as the pores are dispersed. 0.4 to 0.7 mm in diameter and 1.0-1.5 mm tall. Stalk black, opaque, attenuate above, about half of the total height. Columella extending to the apex of the sporangium and there expanding as a small cup. Capillitium attached to the apical disk. Spores olivaceous fuscous in mass.


Decaying pine trunk.


Camera Model: NIKON D300. Exposure Time: 1/60 sec.; f/32; ISO Speed Rating: 400. Focal Length: 90.0 mm. Flash fired

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arlanda 5 years ago

Added to "Slime Molds" mission

arlanda 6 years ago

Actaully, I was taking pictures of Arcyria ferruginea when I discover these ones a few centimeters away in a little corner

I never saw one of these,very nice finding Arlanda

arlanda 6 years ago

I just added one more picture

arlanda 6 years ago

Thanks to you, António.

Gorgeous capture Arlanda,congrats and thanks for sharing

Madrid, Madrid, Spain

Lat: 40.53, Long: -3.68

Spotted on Jan 1, 2013
Submitted on Jan 1, 2013

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