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Foliose lichens

Observed: 28th February 2012 By: Sharon Bennett
S159 Neighbourhood Nature - current student
Foliose lichens 1 of 2
Foliose lichens 2 of 2

Yellow Foliose lichens growing on bronze statue of a little boy in garden. Community of lichens covering a large area of the boy's head. Close up shows the fruiting bodies.


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.

Species with which Common Orange Lichen (Xanthoria parietina) interacts


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Thank you

Thank you, Chris, much appreciated. Sharon

Sharon B