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Lichen on beech

Observed: 11th October 2011 By: Natterjacktoad
S159 Neighbourhood Nature - course complete
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Description:
Identifications

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.

Comments

Sarah West's picture

Was it wet when you saw this

Was it wet when you saw this lichen? It seems to have gone that classic "wet lichen" grey/green colour, which will make identification difficult!

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

Natterjacktoad's picture

No, completely dry!

No, completely dry!

Sarah Patton

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Sorry Alan and Sarah, my

Sorry Alan and Sarah, my screen set up at work made it look much greener than it is on my home computer, making me think it was wet.

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