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Ui lichen

Observed: 29th August 2013 By: pirayaguarapirayaguara’s reputation in Fungi and Lichenspirayaguara’s reputation in Fungi and Lichens
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On oak bark


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Not just agreeing

because Alan did the ID -
To me, it just looks different (narrower lobes) from F. caperata, the outer edges of the lobes, especially, look more raggedy.

A lichen ménage à trois - http://science.sciencemag.org/content/353/6297/337
Some say it's time to throw the textbook understanding of lichens out the window.
"Now there will be more chaos, more confusion in lichenology ,...."