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Ui lichen above Pednvounder beach 3n

Observed: 22nd July 2011 By: Shadow30Shadow30’s reputation in Fungi and LichensShadow30’s reputation in Fungi and Lichens
Ui lichen above Pednvounder beach 3n
Description:
Identifications

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    Likely ID
    Lichen sp.
    Confidence: I'm as sure as I can be.
Species interactions

No interactions present.

Comments

AlanS's picture

Probably ...

This is likely to be either Tephromela atra or Lecanora gangaleoides, but we need a much closer, crisp, highly detailed view, and the facility to pick away at the lichen surface to see if there is orange pigment in the lower levels of the thallus (would indicate L. gangaleoides).