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Three types of lichens?

Observed: 4th February 2011 By: Green Granny
Lichens on gorse bushes
Description:
Identifications

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

Species interactions

No interactions present.

Comments

Green Granny's picture

Re yellow brain

Many thanks for the information.
Can you also tell me what the other lichens are called please?

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The bluish-grey lichen is

The bluish-grey lichen is probably Parmotrema perlatum and the reddish-green patch a liverwort

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Other lichens

Many thanks. Just looked up witches' butter. Didn't realise how fascinating this area of wildlife is!!!
Sue