oceanlis2000's picture

Unknown lichen

Observed: 20th March 2011 By: oceanlis2000oceanlis2000’s reputation in Fungi and Lichensoceanlis2000’s reputation in Fungi and Lichens
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Some fungi are very poisonous so a mistaken ID could have serious consequences.

Species interactions

No interactions present.

Species with which Physcia tenella interacts


AlanS's picture


Since it seems to be impossible to edit notes accompanying identifications, for "ascendens", read "adscendens" in my note above.

Re-examining the photographs I feel more confident that my identification is right - there are no true "hoods" of adscendens type, and well grown P. tenella does often look like this.


gardener's picture

I wimped out with this one -

I wimped out with this one - couldn't figure out which of the two it was!

AlanS's picture

Very sensible

Yes, I probably should have done too!


oceanlis2000's picture

Thanks both Just shows how

Thanks both

Just shows how hard an area it is to master so any comments appreciated!