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Churchyard lichen on gravestones

Observed: 2nd April 2011 By: ChalkieChalkie’s reputation in Fungi and LichensChalkie’s reputation in Fungi and Lichens
2nd April 2011 Kineton 043 churchyard lichen
2nd April 2011 Kineton 042 churchyard lichens
2nd April 2011 Kineton 044 yellow churchyard lichen

Frequent and distinctive lichen on churchyard gravestones. Various other orange-yellow lichens on the second picture. Not sure whether the third picture is the same lichen or not, but I think it is.


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    Likely ID
    Caloplaca flavescens?
    Confidence: It's likely to be this, but I can't be certain.
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