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Oakmoss Lichen (Evernia prunastri)

Observed: 27th March 2013 By: hydrurgahydrurga’s reputation in Fungi and Lichens
Oakmoss Lichen (Evernia prunastri)
Oakmoss Lichen (Evernia prunastri)
Oakmoss Lichen (Evernia prunastri)
Description:

Found growing on Silver Birch. 2 ids, 1 comment.

Identifications

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Species interactions

No interactions present.

Comments

hydrurga's picture

Many thanks

Many thanks for having identified this for me. Through this I have just discovered the website at http://www.britishlichens.co.uk/, and also the British Lichen Society at http://www.thebls.org.uk/ (which I never knew existed). Looks like I've got some learning to do...