Physarum cinereum


    Physarum cinereum is a slime mould that produces grey black sub globular growth on its host plants.

    Identification difficulty

    On turf grass or beet.

    When to see it


    UK Status

    Widespread but not well recorded in Britain.

    VC55 Status

    Status in Leicestershire and Rutland not known.

    Leicestershire & Rutland Map

    MAP KEY:

    Yellow squares = NBN records (all known data)
    Coloured circles = NatureSpot records: 2020+ | 2015-2019 | pre-2015

    UK Map