No Common Name Tubifera magna Leontyev, Schnittler & S.L. Stephenson    
Kingdom Amoebozoa   >   Phylum Mycetozoa   >   Class Myxomycetes   >   Order Liceales   >   Family Lycogalaceae   >   Genus Tubifera   

Description:

The immature fruiting bodies (sporothecae) of Tubifera magna are pink in color - called 'lilac-pink' in its original description. It can be distinguished from Tubifera ferruginea by the irregular, polygonal shape of the sporothecal tips in apical view.

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Tubifera magna in Frederick Co., Maryland (8/9/2020). (c) romainclem, all rights reserved. Photo by romainclem via iNaturalist. (MBP list)

Tubifera magna in Frederick Co., Maryland (8/8/2020). (c) romainclem, all rights reserved. Photo by romainclem via iNaturalist. (MBP list)


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