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Tar Spot Lichen on Sycamore

Observed: 20th October 2011 By: Pam Burrow
S159 Neighbourhood Nature - course complete
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Tar Spot 1
Tar Spot 1 1
Description:
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 Sycamore Tarspot (Rhytisma acerinum) interacts

Comments

Danny the Pirate's picture

Its a fungi I think!

Its a fungi I think!

Refugee's picture

I aggree

It is indeed a fungus.

Refugee

Pam Burrow's picture

Oops! Many thanks for your

Oops! Many thanks for your correction and for the Latin name.
Best wishes,
Pam