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Evernia?

Observed: 5th March 2011 By: jm23625
S159 Neighbourhood Nature - current student
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Description:

Lichen on Lime tree in park in Dublin. Appears to be Evernia

Identifications

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Species interactions

No interactions present.

Comments

jm23625's picture

Thanks, it was nice to come

Thanks, it was nice to come across a fruticose lichen - not so many in the city.

AlanS's picture

But ...

Actually, Evernia prunastri is officially foliose, even though it stands away from the substrate. The underside is white, lacking a true cortex.

Sorry.

Alan