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Yellow Splash Lichen

Observed: 27th June 2011 By: mjk53
S159 Neighbourhood Nature - current student
mjk53’s reputation in Fungi and Lichens
Yellow Splash Lichen

yellow lichen on sea wall


Caution: Do NOT use iSpot to identify fungi to eat!

Some fungi are very poisonous so a mistaken ID could have serious consequences.

Species interactions

No interactions present.

Species with which Yellow Splash Lichen (Xanthoria parietina) interacts


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Scientific names first please!

To avoid confusion (which is all too easy with lichens anyway) its often better to just give the scientific name as many of the common names often apply to several species

AlanS's picture

and ...

and everyone seems to be making up their own name for Xanthoria parietina anyhow, which does not promote communication!


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Lichen Identification

My apologies, I should have said it might be this to avoid possible confusion, thanks for your input