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Foliose lichen

Observed: 30th December 2010 By: hd2729
S159 Neighbourhood Nature - current student
foliose lichen
Description:

Mustard yellow in colour, flaky texture and approx 15cm wide.

Identifications

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  • Foliose lichen
    Confidence: It's likely to be this, but I can't be certain.
Species interactions

No interactions present.

Comments

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Lichen identification keys

If you have a go with the Natural History Museum's 'Guide to lichens on twigs' identification key at the link below you should be able to identify this lichen.
http://www.nhm.ac.uk/jdsml/nature-online/lichen-id-guide/index.dsml

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That was really helpful,

That was really helpful, thanks very much, Hayley.

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