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Observed: 6th August 2009 By: DioctriaDioctria’s reputation in Fungi and LichensDioctria’s reputation in Fungi and LichensDioctria’s reputation in Fungi and Lichens

On small rock edge at Croft Pastures, Leics.


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gardener's picture

You're probably correct but

You're probably correct but with Peltigera's it helps/enables accurate identification if there's also a photograph showing the undersurface with the rhizines and veins

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Thanks for the tip Jenny.

Thanks for the tip Jenny. (And for the earlier advice on basic reagents.)

I'm afraid this was the only image I took of this specimen, but I'm sure I'll be visiting the site again so I'll see if I can re-find it.


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Jenny is correct, but ...

Jenny is correct, but the photograph is so clear and so typically P. hymemina that I have added agreement.