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Orange crustose lichen

Observed: 12th December 2010 By: andrewb90
S159 Neighbourhood Nature - course complete
andrewb90’s reputation in Fungi and Lichens
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Description:
Identifications

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  • orange crustose lichen
    Confidence: It's likely to be this, but I can't be certain.
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    Likely ID
    Trentepohlia sp.
    Confidence: It's likely to be this, but I can't be certain.
  • trentepholia sp.
    Confidence: It's likely to be this, but I can't be certain.
  • Trentepohlia sp
    Confidence: It's likely to be this, but I can't be certain.
Species interactions

No interactions present.

Comments

Syrphus's picture

I think the orange is the

I think the orange is the alga Trentpohlia - see my comment on http://www.ispot.org.uk/node/103394. We really need a sharper picture to be sure.

M.

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MatthewGirling's picture

Host tree

Do you know what the host tree is? I'm just interested in the bark pattern

Matthew