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White crustose

Observed: 17th November 2009 By: dhl4
S159 Neighbourhood Nature - current student
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A lovely white round crustose on top of a black crustose. Found on an East facing gravestone.


No identification made yet.

Species interactions

No interactions present.


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This is one I've not yet come

This is one I've not yet come across but I think its Aspicilia radiosa.

Are there any others nearby with apothecia (jam-tart like fruiting bodies)?

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White crustose

Next time I'm near the church, I'll have a look for evidence of apothecia.
I'll let you know