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Purple-brown foliose lichen

Observed: 22nd June 2012 By: pf339
S159 Neighbourhood Nature - course complete
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Purple-brown foliose lichen i
Purple-brown foliose lichen ii
Description:

Purple-brown foliose lichen growing on siliceous rock. Network of white pseudocyphellae on lobes. Undersides of lobes black with simple looking rhizines. Possibly Parmelia omphalodes.

Identifications

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Species interactions

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