Topics » Science & Technology   April 3, 2012

Slime Molds, Revealed

Tropical Slime Mold

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Fruiting BodiesPretzel MoldFused Stalks and SporesTubular StalksPlasmodiumPuffballsAmoebas on the MoveUnder the MicroscopeExposed Spores Tropical Slime MoldOn the Forest Floor

Tropical Slime Mold

This fruiting slime mold is found only in the tropics. It bears a resemblance to a morel mushroom.

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