These specimens were collected and photographed during the early summer of 2006, approx. date unknown. The environment was among the myxomycete Stemonitis fusca, the larvae seemed to be feeding off of the spores associated with the slime mold, within the sporangia. I am assuming that these are the larvae of a particular Slime Mold beetle, of which there are a few beetles associated with them, slime molds. I am currently researching the mycetozoia that I have photographed in my area from last summer. If anyone can provide a positive identification of these larvae it is or will be, appreciated. Image taken utilizing a Meiji EMZ-13TR stereomicroscope, equippped with a Sony DSC-W5 digital camera. Thanks, Ken
Contributed by Ken Ramos on 24 November, 2006 - 12:51pm Last updated 4 February, 2007 - 5:16pm
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