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Lichens (2)

Observed: 28th June 2009 By: andrewhodgsonandrewhodgson’s reputation in Fungi and Lichensandrewhodgson’s reputation in Fungi and Lichensandrewhodgson’s reputation in Fungi and Lichens
lichens (2)
Description:
Identifications

Caution: Do NOT use iSpot to identify fungi to eat!

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

Species interactions

No interactions present.

Species with which Xanthoria parietina interacts

Comments

jhn7's picture

Lovley photo!

I don't know if you have used these excellent sites
http://www.lichens.lastdragon.org/Xanthoria_polycarpa.html
and
http://www.irishlichens.ie/pages-lichen/l-20.html
I find them invaluable when faced with the minutiae of lichen ID!!

Janet
Certificate in Contemporary Science (Open)

jhn7's picture

Oh well

At least I was corrected by an expert! Sorry!

Janet
Certificate in Contemporary Science (Open)

synan's picture

And me

Oops! At least mistakes are great learning opportunities.

Nigel

synan's picture

Also present...

... is X. parietina at either side.

Nigel