« Tachinid Fly | Main | Whitewash Fungus »

Slime Mould versus Fungus

A yellow slime mould (top left) growing on the pink and orange coloured fungus Phlebia radiata.  Over a period of a week or so the slime mould slowly covered all of the fungus, seeming to digest it, eventually leaving just a dark slimy mess behind.

Photo taken in the Wilderness, Whiteknights Park, Reading University grounds, Reading, UK, on 201

Reader Comments

There are no comments for this journal entry. To create a new comment, use the form below.

PostPost a New Comment

Enter your information below to add a new comment.
Author Email (optional):
Author URL (optional):
All HTML will be escaped. Hyperlinks will be created for URLs automatically.