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Ochrolechia androgyna

Observed: 12th May 2012 By: synansynan is knowledgeable about Fungi and Lichenssynan’s earned reputation in Fungi and Lichenssynan’s earned reputation in Fungi and Lichenssynan’s earned reputation in Fungi and Lichenssynan’s earned reputation in Fungi and Lichenssynan’s earned reputation in Fungi and Lichens
Ochrolechia androgyna
Ochrolechia androgyna (2)
Description:

On rock.

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.

Comments

gardener's picture

Bleach?

:) You didn't happen to have your bottle of bleach handy to check for the C+ scarlet reaction did you?

synan's picture

Gulp

I somehow knew you'd ask that, but no - I was unprepared. I wish I'd taken a fragment to test at home. Oh, the shame!

Nigel

gardener's picture

Me too!

I know the feeling - I've countless photo's of crustose species taken in hope despite not having my little bottles with me!