Phylum: Amoebozoa Class: Myxogastria
Order: Physarida Family: Physaraceae
Species: Fuligo septica var. septica (L.) F.H. Wigg.
Synonyms: Aethalium septicum
Fuligo septica
Fuligo varians
Mucor septicus
Common Name:


A Slime Mould
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Fuligo septica var. septicaPhotographer:  Ronnie Irvine
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Associated Species (where recorded) & number of records:
Fagus sylvatica (2)
Quercus (1)
Prunus laurocerasus (1)
Habitat (where recorded) & number of records:
Woodland: mixed (2)
Woodland (1)
Woodland: broadleaved, semi-natural (1)
Substrate (where recorded) & number of records:
Stump (2)
Leaf Litter (1)
Log (1)
Norway Maple (1)
Quercus rubra (1)
wood (1)
Months recorded in & number of records:
January (1)
May (1)
June (1)
July (1)
August (5)
September (11)
October (1)