Monographs Details: Physarum nucleatum Rex
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.
Family:Physaraceae
Scientific Name:Physarum nucleatum Rex
Description:Distribution and Ecology - VENEZUELA. Amazonas: Rio Orinoco, conucoedges at Tama-Tama, elev. 125-150 m, on rotten palmtrunk, 21 Jun 1959, JJW & LSA 43100 [MLF].Martin and Alexopoulos (1969: Pl. XXX, fig.274). This species is known from temperate andtropical regions (Farr, 1976: 150), although Dennis(1970) did not report it from Venezuela andadjacent countries.

Distribution:Venezuela South America|