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White crustose lichen

Observed: 22nd January 2012 By: Herbie_Hedgehog
S159 Neighbourhood Nature - course complete
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Description:

Powdery surface. very large about 30cm, some patches 60+cm (easily visible from 50 yards or more).
Growing on a basaltic rock outcrop almost devoid of most other type of lichen, but absent elsewhere where there are plenty of lichen varieties!!

Identifications

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    Likely ID
    Crustose lichen
    Confidence: It might be this.
Species interactions

No interactions present.