Phylum: Amoebozoa Class: Myxogastria
Order: Physarida Family: Physaraceae
Species: Craterium minutum (Leers) Fr.
Synonyms: Craterium confusum
Craterium pedunculatum
Craterium vulgare var. confusum
Cyathus minutus
Nidularia minuta
Peziza minuta
Common Name:

A Slime Mould
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Craterium minutum

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Associated Species (where recorded) & number of records:
Ilex aquifolium (1)
Habitat (where recorded) & number of records:
Built up area, domestic (2)
Neutral grassland: semi-improved (2)
Parkland and scattered trees (2)
Scrub (2)
Woodland: broadleaved, semi-natural (2)
Substrate (where recorded) & number of records:
Stem (2)
Fallen Leaf (1)
Months recorded in & number of records:
January (1)
October (2)