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Physcia stellaris

Observed: 7th October 2012 By: synansynan is knowledgeable about Fungi and Lichenssynan’s earned reputation in Fungi and Lichenssynan’s earned reputation in Fungi and Lichenssynan’s earned reputation in Fungi and Lichenssynan’s earned reputation in Fungi and Lichenssynan’s earned reputation in Fungi and Lichens
Physcia stellaris
Physcia stellaris (2)
Description:

Centre of thallus densely warted. Cortex K+ yellow; medulla unresponsive. A mottling of pseudocyphellae is readily seen, but not as distinct as the white flecks in a sample of P. aipolia I used for comparison.

Identifications

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Species interactions

No interactions present.

Species with which Physcia stellaris interacts

Comments

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Many thanks

P. stellaris seems under-recorded in my area, but I wasn't going to submit a record without a second opinion. Thanks to you, Alan, now I can.

Nigel