Metatrichia vesparium (Batsch) Nann.-Bremek. ex G.W. Martin & Alexop.
(a slime mould)

Taxonomic hierarchy:
SpeciesMetatrichia vesparium (a slime mould)
FamilyTRICHIACEAE (a family of slime moulds)
OrderTRICHIIDA (an order of slime moulds)
PhylumMYXOGASTREA (slime moulds)
SubkingdomSARCOMASTIGOTA (a subkingdom of protozoans)
KingdomPROTOZOA (protists, single-celled organisms)
DomainEukaryota (eukaryotes)
LifeBIOTA (living things)
Records of Metatrichia vesparium (a slime mould) :
1: Metatrichia vesparium (a slime mould)
23 Oct 1978 OSGR: TQ21 50° 50' N, 0° 10' W Vice County: East Sussex (VC 14) England
on rotten log
Image 1: Capillitium and spores - magnifiedImage 2: Capillitium and spores - magnified (2)Image 3: Capillitium and spores - magnified (3)Image 4: Sporocarps - enlargedImage 5: Sporocarps - half spent - side view - magnifiedImage 6: Sporocarps - oblique view - magnifiedImage 7: Sporocarps - side view - magnified

Metatrichia vesparium (a slime mould) may be covered by identification literature listed under the following higher taxa:

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