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Hemitrichia Calyculata Tiny, bright orange sporangia of a slime mold.<br />
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Habitat: Growing on rotting wood in a mixed forest.<br />
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Habitat: Growing on rotting wood in a mixed forest.<br />
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Tiny, bright orange sporangia of a slime mold.<br />
<br />
Habitat: Growing on rotting wood in a mixed forest.<br />
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Hemitrichia Calyculata

Tiny, bright orange sporangia of a slime mold.

Habitat: Growing on rotting wood in a mixed forest.

Hemitrichia Calyculata Tiny, bright orange sporangia of a slime mold.<br />
<br />
Habitat: Growing on rotting wood in a mixed forest.<br />
https://www.jungledragon.com/image/74339/hemitrichia_calyculata.html<br />
https://www.jungledragon.com/image/74341/hemitrichia_calyculata.html Fall,Geotagged,Hemitrichia calyculata,United States

Hemitrichia Calyculata <br />
Tiny, bright orange sporangia of a slime mold.<br />
<br />
Habitat: Growing on rotting wood in a mixed forest.<br />
https://www.jungledragon.com/image/74339/hemitrichia_calyculata.html<br />
https://www.jungledragon.com/image/74340/hemitrichia_calyculata.html Fall,Geotagged,Hemitrichia calyculata,United States

    comments (8)

  1. That's awesome! They look so pristine! Posted 5 months ago
    1. Thanks, they were perfect! And, so tiny - only about 2 mm tall! Posted 5 months ago
    2. Christine's pristine photographs? ;) :P Posted 5 months ago
      1. Haha! Brings back memories though to when kids in school called me Christine Pisstine. My other nickname was "lucifer" because my maiden name is Lussier. Kids can be so spectacularly mean, can't they? Excluding my own precious children, though...naturally ;)
        Posted 5 months ago
        1. "My other nickname was "lucifer" because my maiden name is Lussier"

          That de-escalated quickly.
          Posted 5 months ago
          1. Bahaha! Posted 5 months ago
  2. Incredible - the fungal world never ceases to amaze! Posted 5 months ago
    1. Thanks! It constantly amazes me too :) Posted 5 months ago

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Hemitrichia calyculata is slime mold of Trichiaceae family.

Similar species: Trichiales
Species identified by Christine Young
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By Christine Young

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Uploaded Feb 14, 2019. Captured Oct 6, 2018 11:31 in 91 Main St, Sharon, CT 06069, USA.
  • Canon EOS 80D
  • f/5.0
  • 1/64s
  • ISO400
  • 100mm