Lycogala epidendrum


Common Names: Wolf's milk, groening's slime
Category: Slime Molds
Sub-category: Reticulariaceae


Often mistaken for a fungus. The aethalia, or fruiting bodies, occur either scattered or in groups on damp rotten wood, especially on large logs, from June to November. These aethalia are small, pink to brown cushion-like globs. When mature, the colour tends to become more brownish.

Edible Notes: No available information on edibility.
Warnings: Not known to be dangerous.
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