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Keywords:Myxomycota, Physarum polycephalum, Smedley Park, green, many-headed slime, pennsylvania, plasmodium, slime mold, slime mould, springfield
Green slime mold plasmodia

Green slime mold plasmodia

Green slime mold growing under the bark of a decaying pine tree. Possibly Physarum polycephalum, though it's typically yellow. Laboratory experiments from the late 1930s showed that this species develops a bright green color when grown on alkaline substrates. Springfield, PA.