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Scutellinia kerguelensis

Observed: 28th August 2012 By: flaxtonflaxton’s reputation in Fungi and Lichensflaxton’s reputation in Fungi and Lichensflaxton’s reputation in Fungi and Lichensflaxton’s reputation in Fungi and Lichensflaxton’s reputation in Fungi and Lichens
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Description:

Fenwickfield sent me a specimen which should have been the same as an observation made on 28th August but it turned out to be something completely different.
The rather fat spores and short hairs with no roots make this Scutellinia kerguelensis

Identifications

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Species interactions

No interactions present.

Comments

Fenwickfield's picture

Excellent

Great to see the microscopic detail

Sheila

Fenwickfield

jhn7's picture

Ditto!

Lovely, thank you for posting this.

Janet
Certificate in Contemporary Science (Open)