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Polytrichum poliferum with possibly Cladonia fimbriata

Observed: 13th February 2010 By: thorpedixon
Worgret moss with sporophytes

Moss mixed with Cladonia spp. lichen on a south facing Dorset Dry Heath, Habitat classification 4030. In between heather palnts, Calluna vulgaris. Soil; sandy/grit and acidic, little topsoil<50mm. Sporophytes orange/ brown and tapered oval. Is the Cup Lichen Cladonia fimbriata?

Species interactions

No interactions present.