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Hypogymnia physodes

Observed: 24th February 2011 By: kcf32
S159 Neighbourhood Nature - course completeShropshire Wildlife Trust
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Hypogymnia physodes 2011-02-24
Hypogymnia physodes 2011-02-24 (1)
Description:

Grey foliose lichen found on a broken willow branch. The best match I could make from the FSC guide was Hypogymnia physodes

Identifications

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 Physcia tenella interacts

Comments

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Physcia tenella

Thank you for your alternative id. I was over influenced by the grey colour in the guide. I note that the undersides of the two are different so I will make sure that that is something I check in the future.

Keith