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Arcyria Major Slime Mold

Arcyria major

Description:

Ifound this awesome, red slime mold growing on rotting wood in a mostly deciduous forest. It was tiny - each fruiting body was 0.5-2 mm tall and cylindrical in shape. They were growing in clusters. When I touched them, they collapsed to dust.

Habitat:

Growing on rotting wood in a deciduous forest.


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Connecticut, USA

Lat: 41.89, Long: -73.48

Spotted on Jul 7, 2018
Submitted on Jul 10, 2018

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