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Foliose lichen

Observed: 17th January 2010 By: els96
S159 Neighbourhood Nature - current student
els96’s reputation in Fungi and Lichens
Melanelia fuliginosa
Description:

green leafy structures with brown edge, with brown crusts in between. Found on a stone wall

Identifications

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Species interactions

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Comments

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Its not Melanelia fuliginosa

Its not Melanelia fuliginosa (now known as Melanelixia fuliginosa) but from the colour and appearance of the lobes it could be a Parmelia.
Any chance of a clear close up to show a bit more detail?