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Xanthoria parietina

Observed: 14th July 2012 By: Flora Bunda
S159 Neighbourhood Nature - current student
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Xanthoria parietina
Xanthoria parietina
Description:

These lichens were found on the twigs of a sycamore tree. Thank you to synangium for identification of Xanthoria parietina not Xanthoria polycarpa as I had previously identified, and also for confirmation of Physcia tenella,

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.

Species with which Golden shield lichen (Xanthoria parietina) interacts

Comments

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Thank you!

synangium for your identification of Xanthoria parietina and also confirming Physcia tenella. Also thanks, to Sarah West and Fenwickfield :-)
Mary