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? Lecanora gangaleoides OU field study

Observed: 7th January 2012 By: uiseag
S159 Neighbourhood Nature - current student
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lumpy crustose lichen, grey-green colour. black apothecia with wavy rims


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Species interactions

No interactions present.


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.? L. gangleoides

Alan's site says "On base-poor rocks and stonework. Requires careful distinction from Tephromela atra with which it may grow, but L. gangaleoides typically has a slightly darker, sometimes greenish tinted thallus, orange colour in the lower medulla (pick away the surface) and it lacks the purple colours internally in the apothecia"