Coral Slime Ceratiomyxa porioides    Synonyms: Ceratiomyxa fruticulosa var. porioides.
Kingdom Amoebozoa   >   Phylum Mycetozoa   >   Class Myxomycetes   >   Order Ceratiomyxales   >   Family Ceratiomyxaceae   >   Genus Ceratiomyxa   

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Until recently Ceratiomyxa fruticulosa and Ceratiomyxa porioides were considered varieties of Ceratiomyxa fruticulosa. They have since been split into separate species, but they both retain the common name Coral Slime.

There are 82 records in the project database.

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Coral Slime in Howard Co., Maryland (6/7/2010). Photo by Richard Orr. (MBP list)

Coral Slime in Howard Co., Maryland (8/3/2008). Photo by Nancy Magnusson. (MBP list)

Coral Slime in Anne Arundel Co., Maryland (7/6/2016). Photo by Tyler Bell. (MBP list)


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