Where does slime’s life cycle start?
This is a bit like asking which came first:
the chicken or the egg?
Slime has a cyclic life
moving though different phases
What are Physarum’s typical main life phases?
(E) Flagellated swarm cells
Which life phase is best for electrical signals?
Mature plasmodium as it forms plasmodial tubes whose electrical signals can be monitored
What makes up plasmodial tubes?
SL: Slime Layer
Cross section of plasmodial tube