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Lichen on Lilac Tree

Observed: 12th February 2011 By: sarahjo
S159 Neighbourhood Nature - current student
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Foliose Lichen

Different types of Foliose Lichen, grey and green on a Lilac tree branch facing NW.


Caution: Do NOT use iSpot to identify fungi to eat!

Some fungi are very poisonous so a mistaken ID could have serious consequences.

Species interactions

No interactions present.

Species with which Common Orange Lichen (Xanthoria parietina) interacts


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Physcia adscendens and

Physcia adscendens and Physcia tenella are also present, both foliose with bluish-white lobes

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Thanks for your help, I will have a go at identifying them.

Currently studying OU Certificate in Contemporary Science