What Is This...

Daniel B. Wheeler dwheeler at ipns.com
Tue Apr 30 03:35:15 EST 2002


"Gary Lindgren" <kate at theconnection.com> wrote in message news:<ZuBw8.18958$44.120826 at typhoon.sonic.net>...
> For the last few weeks I have seen what may be a fungus in a few spots
> around the Bay Area. On the ground there is a yellow creamy colored
> something that on the surface looks like a fine sponge rubber. The spot is
> maybe 20 to 40 sq. in. in area. Putting a stick into it and it's a wet
> gelataneous material. So what is this.

It could be several things, from wet rot to a slime mold of some kind.
I'm betting the slime mold. But without a photograph or something to
go by, that's just a guess.

Daniel B. Wheeler
www.oregonwhitetruffles.com




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