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This article is about the genus of slime mold. For the myxozoan, see Ceratomyxa.
Ceratiomyxa fruticulosa
Scientific classification
Domain: Eukaryota
Phylum: Amoebozoa
Class: Protostelia
Order: Protosteliida
Family: Ceratiomyxaceae
Genus: Ceratiomyxa
J. Schrot. (1889)
Type species
Ceratiomyxa mucida
(Pers.) J. Schröt.

C. fruticulosa
C. hemisphaerica
C. morchella
C. sphaerosperma

Ceratiomyxa is a genus of slime molds in the Ceratiomyxaceae family. The widely distributed genus contains four species,[1] including Ceratiomyxa fruticulosa.[2]

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  1. ^ Kirk PM, Cannon PF, Minter DW, Stalpers JA (2008). Dictionary of the Fungi (10th ed.). Wallingford: CABI. p. 760. ISBN 978-0-85199-826-8. 
  2. ^ Fiore-Donno, A.; Nikolaev, S.; Nelson, M.; Pawlowski, J.; Cavalier-Smith, T.; Baldauf, S. (2009). "Deep Phylogeny and Evolution of Slime Moulds (Mycetozoa)". Protist. 161 (1): 55–70. doi:10.1016/j.protis.2009.05.002. PMID 19656720.