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Lichen bush

Observed: 15th May 2010 By: kcf32
S159 Neighbourhood Nature - course completeShropshire Wildlife Trust
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This small "bush" of lichen is growing in amongst the grass on an old pitmound. From the limited information about lichens that I have it resembles Cladonia portentosa, which my guide describes as looking like wire wool, common on heaths and moors.


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Some fungi are very poisonous so a mistaken ID could have serious consequences.

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