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Stranded lichen

Observed: 21st September 2013 By: retreevalretreeval’s reputation in Fungi and Lichensretreeval’s reputation in Fungi and Lichens
stranded lichen
section from above photo
Description:

long stranded lichen on old Alder tree in mountain woodland. some strands were over 300mm long

Identifications

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    Likely ID
    Usnea dasypoga
    Confidence: It's likely to be this, but I can't be certain.
Species interactions

No interactions present.

Species with which Usnea dasypoga interacts

Comments

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The original photo was of

The original photo was of Higher resolution, so have blown up a section most in focus and will try and upload it

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