Slime moulds: what are they?

Slime moulds: what are they?

Text and images by Sarah Lloyd OAM Slime moulds have baffled naturalists and scientists for centuries. In about 1750 when Swedish botanist Carl Linnaeus was devising his system of classification, he decided there were two kingdoms: plants and animals. Fungi ...

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Steve Young webinar “Slime Moulds – revealing their magic through the lens”

Steve Young webinar “Slime Moulds – revealing their magic through the lens”

This month’s webinar features renowned slime mould photographer Steve Young. The webinars are free for paid Fungimap members (click here if you would like to join), while non-members are requested to make a donation towards running costs. Each webinar...

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Perth: Sharp-eyed four year old spots previously unrecorded slime mould in Kings Park

Perth: Sharp-eyed four year old spots previously unrecorded slime mould in Kings Park

By Roz Hart, Fungimap President My four year old grandson Miles Hart was playing in the natural areas playground in Kings Park, Perth, when he noticed what looked like small greeny-blue and some bronze-gold metallic balls sticking at the base and up a tree s...

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