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Cladonia species

Observed: 2nd December 2011 By: YashcaYashca’s reputation in Fungi and LichensYashca’s reputation in Fungi and Lichens
Cladonia species

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  • Cladonia sp.
    Confidence: I'm as sure as I can be.
    Likely ID
    Cladonia coniocraea
    Confidence: I'm as sure as I can be.
Species interactions

No interactions present.


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In this case is the name

In this case is the name Cladonia chlorophaea being used as an aggregate species including a couple of others that can only identified by microscopic/chemical analysis, or is the one in my photo at some particularly distinctive stage in its development that means it is recognisable as Cladonia chlorophaea alone?