Red Raspberry Slime Tubifera ferruginosa (Batsch) J.F. Gmelin    
Kingdom Amoebozoa   >   Phylum Mycetozoa   >   Class Myxomycetes   >   Order Liceales   >   Family Lycogalaceae   >   Genus Tubifera   

Status:

Found in dense clusters on well-decayed logs or woody debris. Other Tubifera species, some perhaps recently described, might be found at the Tubifera species page.

Description:

Fruiting body: Pale pink to bright rose-red when young, to purple-brown at maturity. (J. Solem, pers. comm.)

There are 124 records in the project database.

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Red Raspberry Slime in Howard Co., Maryland (6/16/2014). Photo by Richard Orr. (MBP list)

Red Raspberry Slime in Garrett Co., Maryland (6/19/2019). Photo by Boyer and McDowell. (MBP list)

Red Raspberry Slime in Garrett Co., Maryland (6/20/2019). Same slime as above 24 hours later. Photo by Boyer and McDowell. (MBP list)

Red Raspberry Slime in Howard Co., Maryland (6/9/2013). Photo by Bonnie Ott. (MBP list)

Red Raspberry Slime growing in Caroline Co., Maryland (5/18/2019). Photo by Judy Gallagher. (MBP list)

Red Raspberry Slime in Maryland (8/9/2020). (c) romainclem, all rights reserved. Photo by romainclem via iNaturalist. (MBP list)

Red Raspberry Slime in Maryland (8/9/2020). (c) romainclem, all rights reserved. Photo by romainclem via iNaturalist. (MBP list)

Red Raspberry Slime in Howard Co., Maryland (6/24/2014). Photo by Jim Wilkinson. (MBP list)

Red Raspberry Slime in Harford Co., Maryland (6/4/2018). Photo by Mary Sweet. (MBP list)

Red Raspberry Slime in Calvert Co., Maryland (6/22/2020). Photo by Ben Springer. (MBP list)

Red Raspberry Slime in Maryland (8/9/2020). (c) romainclem, all rights reserved. Photo by romainclem via iNaturalist. (MBP list)

Red Raspberry Slime in Maryland (8/9/2020). (c) romainclem, all rights reserved. Photo by romainclem via iNaturalist. (MBP list)

Tubifera ferruginosa in Howard Co., Maryland (8/27/2010). Photo by Bonnie Ott. (MBP list)

Red Raspberry Slime in Howard Co., Maryland (8/27/2010). Photo by Bonnie Ott. (MBP list)

Red Raspberry Slime in Anne Arundel Co., Maryland (7/3/2016). Photo by Jane Kostenko. (MBP list)

Red Raspberry Slime in Howard Co., Maryland (8/15/2020). (c) smuller, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC). Photo by Sue Muller. (MBP list)

Red Raspberry Slime in Prince George's Co., Maryland (5/30/2018). Determined by Jo Solem. Photo by Anne Looker. (MBP list)

Tubifera ferruginosa. Photo by Lance Biechele. (MBP list)

Red Raspberry Slime in Caroline Co., Maryland (5/18/2019). (c) Katja Schulz, some rights reserved (CC BY). Photo by Katja Schulz via iNaturalist. (MBP list)


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