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Cushion xanthoria?

Observed: 9th April 2011 By: jm23625
S159 Neighbourhood Nature - current student
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foliose lichen on sycamore tree in urban area, with orange fruting bodies. could not see lobes. condition of lichen appears poor.


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Yes, I think this is likely to be Xanthoria polycarpa, but clear, sharp photographs are needed. Very poor material in any case.