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Lecanora sp

Observed: 12th May 2012 By: jw33
S159 Neighbourhood Nature - course complete
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lecanora sp

Seen on bark on a windswept site at the edge of the North Yorks Moors.


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Probably this is indeed L. chlarotera, but identification to genus is safest I think.


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Thanks, Alan. I've just realised I think it was your website that made me take another look and spot the 'porridge' texture which I'd missed in the field. Loads to learn but it's fascinating.
Cheers, Jacky