Fieldballs

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Fieldballs
(Collospherus passim)
Main image of Fieldballs
Species is extinct.
19/125, sinking of Huggs Island
Information
CreatorGiant Blue Anteater Other
Week/Generation17/115
HabitatHuggs Island
Size3 cm Individuals
Primary MobilitySessile, Phoretic
SupportUnknown
DietPhotosynthesis
RespirationPassive (Stomata)
ThermoregulationEctotherm
ReproductionAsexual, super-fast budding, very resistant spores
Taxonomy
Domain
Kingdom
Subkingdom
Division
Class
Order
Family
Subfamily
Genus
Species
Eukaryota
Phoenoplastida
Phoenophyta (info)
Spherophyta (info)
Euspherophyta
Collospherales
Collospheraceae
Collospheroideae
Collospherus
Collospherus passim
Ancestor:Descendants:

The fieldballs has split from the stickyballs in Huggs Island. They have evolved to stick together in groups. They can grow in large fields, and they can sometimes cover over sailyp fields, choking them of their light. They use the sticky substance to stick together.

Living Relatives (click to show/hide)

These are randomly selected, and organized from lowest to highest shared taxon. (This may correspond to similarity more than actual relation)
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    Hemoglobe (order Collospherales)
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    Seadisk (class Euspherophyta)