Mature Comatricha nigra

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Mature Comatricha nigra by Barry Webb

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Photographer: Barry Webb (see profile)
Competition: Competition 15
Category: The World of Fungi
Location: Buckinghamshire, England, United Kingdom


Mature fruiting bodies of the slime mould Comatricha nigra, showing their delicate structure after the spores have been dispersed. Photographed on a fallen beech branch in my local woodland, these specimens are approximately 3mm tall.


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