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Slime Mold

Physarum polycephalum


Slime mold found on pile of wood chips on foggy morning. Left picture is fresh, right after drying out later in the day.


Urban areas, etc. on lawns and bark mulch


Used to be classified with the fungi, but now with protists

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Bill Richie
Spotted by
Bill Richie

Riverside, California, USA

Spotted on May 15, 2011
Submitted on May 15, 2011

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