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Xanthoria parietina? unidentified tree covered!

Observed: 12th March 2010 By: lm5274
S159 Neighbourhood Nature - current student
lm5274’s reputation in Fungi and Lichens
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Description:

Yellow/orange foliose lichen covering tree.On close look had "eye spores".

Identifications

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

Species interactions

No interactions present.

Species with which Xanthoria parietina interacts

Comments

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Polycarpa vs parietina

See previous comment here
http://www.ispot.org.uk/node/21503

Sarah West
www.OPALexplorenature.org
OPAL Community Scientist
Yorkshire and Humber