Physarum cinereum

    Description

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

    Identification difficulty
    Habitat

    On turf grass or beet.

    When to see it

    Summer.

    UK Status

    Widespread but not well recorded in Britain.

    VC55 Status

    Status in Leicestershire and Rutland not known.

    Leicestershire & Rutland Map

    UK Map