Phylum: Amoebozoa Class: Myxogastria
Order: Trichiida Family: Trichiaceae
Species: Perichaena chrysosperma (Curr.) Lister
Synonyms: Ophiotheca chrysosperma
Common Name:

A Slime Mould
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Perichaena chrysosperma

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Associated Species (where recorded) & number of records:
Acer pseudoplatanus (2)
Taxus baccata (2)
Salix (2)
Quercus (2)
Aesculus hippocastanum (2)
Quercus ilex (1)
Quercus petraea (1)
Acer (1)
Tilia cordata x platyphyllos (1)
Habitat (where recorded) & number of records:
Woodland: broadleaved, semi-natural (9)
Neutral grassland: semi-improved (7)
Parkland and scattered trees (6)
Woodland: mixed (6)
Built up area, domestic (5)
Woodland (4)
Woodland: broadleaved (4)
Scrub (3)
Marsh/marshy grassland (2)
Woodland: coniferous, plantation (2)
Substrate (where recorded) & number of records:
Norway Maple (12)
Acer pseudoplatanus (2)
Months recorded in & number of records:
October (13)