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Ui fungus Calda House - Drumbeg 13

Observed: 13th August 2009 By: Shadow30Shadow30’s reputation in Fungi and LichensShadow30’s reputation in Fungi and Lichens
Ui fungus Calda House - Drumbeg 13
Description:
Identifications

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    Likely ID
    Lichen sp.
    Confidence: It's likely to be this, but I can't be certain.
Species interactions

No interactions present.

Comments

synan's picture

It is a lichen...

... but it isn't showing any reproductive structures. A closer look and chemical tests are probably needed to ID this one. It may be a Pertusaria (eg corallina), but that's nothing more than a wild guess.

Nigel