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Xanthoria ( & Physcia) lichen on Ash tree

Observed: 11th September 2011 By: ss26733
S159 Neighbourhood Nature - current student
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Xanthoria on Ash & Physcia

This Ash tree is situated near car park off Horseferry Road, Westminster,, near the London Westminster automatic Urban Monitoring station for pollution . The lichen is very high up in the tree ( maybe 10 foot plus high) in partial sunlight.


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Species interactions

No interactions present.

Species with which Leafy Xanthoria (Xanthoria parietina) interacts