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Title: Fuligo septica, the Dog Vomit Slime Mold
Url: http://botit.botany.wisc.edu/toms_fungi/june99.html
Creator: Volk, Thomas J.
Publisher: University of Wisconsin--La Crosse
Description: This informational website features the slime mold Fuligo septica, Tom Volk's Fungus of the Month for June 1999. It includes an audio pronunciation tool, educational information about slime molds, and their inspiration behind the science fiction movie "The Blob"- including an audio clip of the theme song. The site also lists e-mails from people concerned about a Fulgio septica, described as yellow, foam-like substance growing in their flowerbeds. A link is provided to Tom Volk's Fungi Website.
LC Classification: Agriculture -- Plant culture -- Vegetables -- Vegetable culture under glass, etc. -- Mushrooms. Edible fungi -- By mushroom or fungus, A-Z
Science -- Botany -- Cryptogams -- Fungi -- Systematic divisions -- Myxomycetes (Slime molds)
Science -- Botany -- Study and teaching. Research
GEM Subject: Science -- Ecology
Science -- Botany
Key Concept: Ecology -- Fungi
Resource Type: Overviews
Reading Materials
Science Materials
Format: html
Audience: College/University Instructors
Higher Education
Secondary Education
Technical School First Cycle
Technical School Second Cycle
University First Cycle
University Second Cycle
Vocational Training
Language: English
Rights: Thomas J. Volk, University of Wisconsin-La Crosse
Access Rights: Free access
Source: Microbial Life
Full Record Views: 38
Resource URL Clicks: 6
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