Monographs Details: Physarum compressum Alb. & Schwein.
Authority: Rogerson, Clark T., et al. 1990. Fungi collected by Bassett Maguire and collabora tors in the Guayana Highland, 1944-1983. Mem. New York Bot. Gard. 64: 130-164.
Description:Distribution and Ecology - SURINAM. Zanderij, E side, savanna, 20 Oct 1944,B M & G. Stahel 25055F (developed on aroid cuttingsin the New York Botanical Garden) [FJS; this specimenwas cited by Seaver (1948: 60)].This is an extremely common temperate andtropical species (Farr, 1976: 130). Dennis +

Distribution:Suriname South America|