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Lichen on ash

Observed: 11th December 2011 By: carol21
S159 Neighbourhood Nature - current student
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Description:

white crustose lichen with pale brown fruits (centre near bottom of photo)

Identifications

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Species interactions

No interactions present.

Comments

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Strictly speaking

L. chlarotera needs microscopic confirmation, but this looks absolutely typical and lacks the neater appearance of L. horiza and other look-alikes.

Growing with Lecidella elaeochroma here, as it often does.