Keys to Danish Genera and species of Slimemoulds

Note: All keys in this set are based on genera and species known to occur in Denmark. Other taxa may not key out correctly.

Key to classes

1 Spores formed on thin stalks on the outside of the fruitbody. Sporocarps of branched columns, occasionally coaleshed into honeycomb like cushions. Mostly white, occasinally cream or pale to bright lemon yellow. Ceratiomyxomycetes
1' Spores formed inside the fruitbody, covered by a peridium which may have disintegrated at maturity; often formed in large numbers; mostly pigmented, rarely whitish and then stalked (Echinosteliales). Myxomycetes