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    • #1772
      John R

      Alan Simpkins brought this along on Saturday (found on a leaf in his garden, I believe).

      Under stereomicroscope. Mature sporangia with orange capillitium/spores.

      Capillitium x 400

      Spores (10.5um) x 1000

      Spore photographed through an air bubble (acting as an additional lens) giving higher magnification and contrast. Reticulation on spore surface. Cropped.

      Ref: http://slimemold.uark.edu/images/pictures/martin/109trichiascabra.jpg

    • #1789

      Great photographs and very convincing. I dont know if Alan lives near ancient woodland but it ticks all the other boxes.

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