slime mold

Metatrichia vesparium (wasp nest slime mold)

  • mizzbee 8y

    Is there no end to the variety of shapes of slime mold? Amazing!
  • Dean Gugler 8y

    Interesting shape and great photo !
  • Lauren Miller 8y

    see now I want to find some of this! WOW! (minus the nest though :) ) do you take samples of it or anything???
  • nutmeg66 8y

    What a fantastic slime mould!
  • Stavros Markopoulos 8y

    Amazing find...
    Seen on your photo stream. (?)
  • kim fleming 8y

    thanks, everyone for the kind comments and faves! lauren, i leave everything, except for maybe a few interesting rocks, out where i find it. i do have a book that details the collection and culture of slime molds... sounds interesting but haven't thought to try it yet.
  • Mon@rch 8y

    such an amazing up close macro shot! Bravo!
  • Danielle 8y

    Beautiful shot. Like another world.
  • Farhan Bokhari 8y

    amazing! O_O
  • Keith Kerr 8y

    Lovely Capture
  • Dave 8y

    interesting pic, thanks for sharing.
  • thedazeofwhyneurosis 8y


    i never thought i'd love slime mold . . .
  • yesseneacontreras 7y

    well i love science and i am only 11 so people say do not now about science but i do i i know a lot about slime mold and i learned to that they can transform into anything like a shape into a blueberry lol like that won
  • Darren Williams 7y

    So beautiful... This picture is one of my favourites out of your slime mold series.
  • Finishing School 6y

    Hi, I'm an admin for a group called M.O.L.D., and we'd love to have this added to the group!
  • farTHERfromgrace 6y

    Hi, I'm an admin for a group called Only On Tuesdays, and we'd love to have this added to the group!
  • Terss 5y

    Hi! I'm an Admin of For The Love Of Science! Group and I would love for this photo to be added!
  • NatureSam 5y

    Like delicious blackberries
  • Aruna's world 4y

    Amazing and so beautiful shot, well seen and shot!
  • Curiosity thrills. 4y

    incredible capture of an incredible organism.
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Taken on June 30, 2007
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