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MYCETOZOA, OR SLIME MOULDS

 

Reticulariaceae.

Dictydiaethalium'plumbeum, Rost.

This form has been collected by the writer several times at York Mills.

Enteridium rozeanum, Wing.*

The subglobose or pulvinate fruiting bodies often attain a diameter of one inch. They are almost invariably conspicuously parasitized by some insect in this locality. This is true of no other species of slime mould.

Reticularia lycoperdon, Bull.

Lycogalaceae.

Lycogala flavo-fuscum, Rost. ,,   epidendrum, Fries.*

Trichiaceae.

Trichia varia, Pers.*

,,   decipiens, Macbr.*

,,   persimilis, Karst.* scabra, Rost.*

,,   botrytis, Pers.

Oligonema flavidum, Peck. Hemitrichia clavata, Rost.* vesparium, Macbr.

,,   serpula, Rost.

stipata (Schw. ), Macbr.*

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