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Dog vomit slime mold ( Fuligo septica)

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''Fuligo septica'' is a species of plasmodial slime mold, and a member of the Myxomycetes class. It is commonly known as the dog vomit slime mold or scrambled egg slime because of its peculiar yellowish, bile-colored appearance. A common species with a worldwide distribution, it is often found on bark mulch in urban areas after heavy rain or excessive watering. Their spores are produced on or in aerial sporangia and are spread by wind.

Similar species: Physarales
Species identified by Ernst
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By Ernst

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Uploaded Dec 29, 2018. Captured Dec 29, 2018 06:52 in 396 Galston Rd, Galston NSW 2159, Australia.
  • iPhone 8 Plus
  • f/1.8
  • 1/120s
  • ISO40
  • 3.99mm