Lycogala epidendrum

Wolf’s Milk Slime

SKU: Lycogala epidendrum Categories: ,

Species Description

Common Name: Wolf’s Milk Slime

 Looks similar to another Wolf’s Milk Slime mold, Lycogala terrestre, but has pinkish brown flesh. When mature the outer skin is brown but the spores are gray. Compare to Lycogala terrestre whose spores are pinkish color. 

Links:

Observations:

National Audubon Society Field guide to Mushrooms, Gary Lincoff 665(848)

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Additional Information

Mushroom Group