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Chocolate path 2 4th Jan

Observed: 4th January 2012 By: rt4686
S159 Neighbourhood Nature - current student
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Chocolate path 2 4th Jan

growing on tree on riverside path


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


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Lichen assault

This one looks diseased. There is a tiny pink blob here - presumably the parasitic fungus Illosporiopsis christiansenii.


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Thanks all. Will take

Thanks all. Will take another closer look at the tiny pink blob and get a better picture.