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Yellow lichen on granite

Observed: 3rd September 2013 By: pf339
S159 Neighbourhood Nature - course complete
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Yellow lichen on granite i
Yellow lichen on granite ii
Description:

Yellow, areolate lichen with black prothallus growing on granite gravestone. Black immersed apothecia. Thalli in pictures on same gravestone showing jigsaw boundaries with dull, grey (B. aethalea?) lichen. Possibly Buellia ocellata.

Identifications

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Species interactions

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