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Mystery Lichen

Observed: 26th October 2011 By: IanBowler
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Found on a large willow in the centre of a broadleaf woodland. I would appreciate help with identification.


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Mystery Lichen

Could somebody help with identifying this Lichen please? Thanks

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Peltigara Lichen

Not sure which but hopefully one of the expert's will.


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Mystery Lichen

Thank you, that has pointed me in the right direction, i think i may have found the kind. Wikipedia has an almost identical picture listed as 'Peltigera polydactyla' i will research further to confirm