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Lichen species

Observed: 20th September 2012 By: julie334
lichen 1
Description:

I found this lichen in epping forest, ( and is a forest that the trees loose their leaves) forest growing on an oak tree, in the month of september. I am wondering could any body tell me what species of lichen this is please ?

Identifications

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Species interactions

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Comments

synan's picture

Lepraria

Just remembered. Alan Silverside has gifted us with a brilliant account of the genus in the forums:

http://www.ispot.org.uk/node/279288

Nigel