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Slime mold

Ceratiomyxa fruticulosa


Fungi like organisim, but different phyla. Domain: Eukaryota Phylum: Amoebozoa Class: Protostelia Order: Protosteliida Family: Ceratiomyxidae Genus: Ceratiomyxa


Live in dead and decaying wood.. Mostly in surface part.


I was cultivating oyster mushroom outdoor with woodchip and saw dust, I was surprised to see these minute creature. When i shove them with my hand, smoke came out, i figure it to be spores.. I tried to know what it is, and i fianally got its name... Relieve I was afraid it to b poisonous..

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Kolasib, Mizoram, India

Spotted on May 22, 2021
Submitted on May 22, 2021

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