Badhamia capsulifera (Bull) Berk
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Badhamia capsulifera
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Badhamia capsulifera

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Badhamia capsulifera
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Badhamia capsulifera
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Plasmodium yellow. Sporocarpous or plasmodiocarpous, sessile or occasionally with weak strand-like stalks, clustered or gregarious in small colonies. Stalk, when present, yellow or straw-coloured, repent. Sporothecae globose or ovoid, 0.5-1.5 Ám diam., greyish or greenish white from spores within, pure white when empty. Peridium thin, translucent, covered with a limy network. Capillitium white, open, scarcely expanded at the nodes. Spore-mass black. Spores adhering in firm clusters, broadly ovate, warted or bluntly spinose on the exposed surface, elsewhere smooth or nearly so, 13-14 Ám diam.

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References
  • Moreno,G., Illana, C., Heykoop, M. 1991: Contribution to the study of the Myxomycetes in Spain IV.. Mycotaxon 41: 113-125.
  • Nannenga-Bremekamp,N.E. 1968: Notes on Myxomycetes. XV. New species of Oligonema, Licea, Clastoderma, Comatricha, Paradiacheopsis and Badhamia. Proceedings.Koninklijke Nederlandse Akademie van Wetenschappen.Ser.C, Biological and medical sciences

Acknowledgements
The Eumycetozoan Project -- working to understand the ecology, sytematics and evolution of myxomycetes, dictostelids and protostelids -- the true slime molds.

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FamilyScientific name @ source (records)
Aceraceae  Acer negundo @ BPI (1)
Fagaceae  Quercus sp @ BPI (1)
_  Substrate @ BPI (5)

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