Phylum: Amoebozoa Class: Myxogastria
Order: Physarida Family: Didymiaceae
Species: Diderma globosum Pers.
Synonyms: Chondrioderma globosum
Common Name:


A Slime Mould
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Diderma globosumPhotographer:  Mark Wright
Photographer: Mark Wright

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Associated Species (where recorded) & number of records:
Ranunculus repens (5)
Quercus petraea (2)
Thamnobryum alopecurum (2)
Habitat (where recorded) & number of records:
Woodland: broadleaved, semi-natural (4)
Woodland: mixed (3)
Built up area, domestic (2)
Marsh/marshy grassland (2)
Neutral grassland: semi-improved (2)
Parkland and scattered trees (2)
Scrub (1)
Woodland (1)
Woodland: broadleaved (1)
Woodland: coniferous, plantation (1)
Substrate (where recorded) & number of records:
Stem (5)
Fallen Leaf (2)
Moss (1)
Months recorded in & number of records:
October (7)