Observations in the Genus: Ramalina

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Ramalina

Ramalina
By: _Magda_Magda’s reputation in Fungi and Lichens_Magda’s reputation in Fungi and Lichens
Location: Sontuli Loop Picnic Site
Observed: 7th August 2016
Added: 24th August 2016
Likely ID: Ramalina
Identifications:2
Agreements:1
Comments:1
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Ramalina with pale apothecia and dark cilia Northern Cape - 2012

1624 Ramalina melanothrix NC-alex 2012-10-23
By: marlandza
Botanical Society of South Africa
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Location: South of Alexander Bay, Northern Cape
Observed: 23rd October 2012
Added: 25th April 2016
Identifications:1
Agreements:0
Comments:0
Description:

Scruffy looking lichen with disc-shaped fruiting bodies.

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Discs with dark edges - Northern Cape - 2012

1613a Ramalina NC-Alex 2012-10-23
By: marlandza
Botanical Society of South Africa
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Location: South of Alexander Bay, Northern Cape
Observed: 23rd October 2012
Added: 9th March 2016
Identifications:1
Agreements:0
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Ramalina - to compare colours, Northern Cape, - 2012

1627 Ramalina MIX NC-Alex 2012-10-23
By: marlandza
Botanical Society of South Africa
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Location: South of Alexander Bay, Northern Cape
Observed: 23rd October 2012
Added: 9th March 2016
Likely ID: Ramalina
Identifications:1
Agreements:0
Comments:0
Description:

A tangle of species but the colours are well described in the Namib Guide - shall crop and post the individual species for possible formal identification.
Probable id:
R. melanothrix - pale greenish thallus, black cilia at branch tips; large apothecia
R. angulosa - pale grey-green thallus - intermingled with other lichens.

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Another Ramalina, Northern Cape - 2012

1621 Ramalina melanothrix NC-day_4
By: marlandza
Botanical Society of South Africa
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Location: South of Alexander Bay, Northern Cape
Observed: 23rd October 2012
Added: 8th March 2016
Identifications:1
Agreements:0
Comments:0
Description:

Haven't cropped this pic so that the host plant may be seen.

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Ramalina with black branch ends, Northern Cape - 2012

1647  Ram mel NC-alex 2012-10-23
By: marlandza
Botanical Society of South Africa
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Location: South of Alexander Bay, Northern Cape
Observed: 23rd October 2012
Added: 7th March 2016
Identifications:1
Agreements:0
Comments:0
Description:

Scruffy looking lichen with disc-shaped fruiting bodies.
Growing on what appears to be a dead branch.
Looks much like the image in the Volkmar Wirth guide - but the pics in Tropical Lichens seem to be different.

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Frilly Ramalina with discs, Northern Cape - 2012

1665 Ramalina with discs NC-alex 2012-10-23
By: marlandza
Botanical Society of South Africa
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Location: South of Alexander Bay, Northern Cape
Observed: 23rd October 2012
Added: 6th March 2016
Identifications:2
Agreements:0
Comments:0
Description:

Another Ramalina with discs in the lichen fields south of Alexanderbaai

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Another Ramalina, Gifkommetjie - 2013

3555aa Ramalina CP 2013-09-07
By: marlandza
Botanical Society of South Africa
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Location: Table Mountain National Park, Cape of Good Hope (Gifkommetjie)
Observed: 7th September 2013
Added: 31st January 2016
Likely ID: Ramalina
Identifications:1
Agreements:0
Comments:0
Description:

This one has me stumped - growing on bark - on an exposed coastal shrub.

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Ramalina, Gifkommetjie - Sep 2013

3532 Ramalina CP 2013-09-07 (C)
By: marlandza
Botanical Society of South Africa
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Location: Table Mountain National Park, Cape of Good Hope (Gifkommetjie)
Observed: 7th September 2013
Added: 31st January 2016
Identifications:1
Agreements:0
Comments:0
Description:

The site is on the west coast but quite high above sea level.
ID based on this:
http://www.lichens.lastdragon.org/Ramalina_calicaris.html

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West Coast lichen 3

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By: peter slingsby
BirdLife South AfricaBotanical Society of South AfricaCedarberg ConservancyEntomological Society of Southern AfricaMountain Club of SA (Cape Town)Spider Club of South Africa
Location: Cape Columbine Nature Reserve
Observed: 12th January 2016
Added: 21st January 2016
Likely ID: Ramalina
Identifications:2
Agreements:0
Comments:1
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Ramalina angulosa, Northern Cape - 2012

1588 Ramalina angulosa NC-dc 2012-10-23
By: marlandza
Botanical Society of South Africa
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Location: South of Alexander Bay, Northern Cape
Observed: 23rd October 2012
Added: 11th January 2016
Identifications:1
Agreements:0
Comments:0
Description:

Amazing to think that this is a lichen

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Wiry grey-green LICHEN with large discs, Northern Cape - 2012

1673a Fruticose NC-alex 2012-10-23
By: marlandza
Botanical Society of South Africa
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Location: South of Alexander Bay, Northern Cape
Observed: 23rd October 2012
Added: 11th January 2016
Identifications:3
Agreements:0
Comments:1
Description:

Very similar to Usnea florida, but the discs had no appendages.

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Ramalina on bark, Caledon - 2012

Ramalina CWFG 2012-02-21 2658
By: marlandza
Botanical Society of South Africa
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Location: Caledon Wildflower Garden
Observed: 21st February 2012
Added: 16th December 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:0
Comments:0
Description:

Growing in a rather shady area.
Don't know the name of the tree but it must be indigenous

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Ramalina sp.

 Ramalina sp.
By: Nicky vB
Botanical Society of South AfricaCustodians of Rare and Endangered WildflowersMountain Club of SA (South Cape)OutrampsSea Fish AtlasSeaKeysSeaweed AtlasSucculent Society of South Africa
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Location: Dune Molerat Trail
Observed: 27th June 2015
Added: 9th July 2015
Likely ID: Ramalina
Identifications:1
Agreements:1
Comments:0
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Ramalina sp.

Ramalina sp.
By: Nicky vB
Botanical Society of South AfricaCustodians of Rare and Endangered WildflowersMountain Club of SA (South Cape)OutrampsSea Fish AtlasSeaKeysSeaweed AtlasSucculent Society of South Africa
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Location: Pledge Nature Reserve
Observed: 8th June 2015
Added: 10th June 2015
Likely ID: Ramalina
Identifications:2
Agreements:1
Comments:4
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Ramalina sp.

 Ramalina sp.
By: Nicky vB
Botanical Society of South AfricaCustodians of Rare and Endangered WildflowersMountain Club of SA (South Cape)OutrampsSea Fish AtlasSeaKeysSeaweed AtlasSucculent Society of South Africa
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Location: Buffalo Bay Trail
Observed: 5th June 2015
Added: 9th June 2015
Likely ID: Ramalina
Identifications:1
Agreements:0
Comments:0
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Ramalina sp.

 Ramalina sp.
By: Nicky vB
Botanical Society of South AfricaCustodians of Rare and Endangered WildflowersMountain Club of SA (South Cape)OutrampsSea Fish AtlasSeaKeysSeaweed AtlasSucculent Society of South Africa
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Location: Buffalo Bay Trail
Observed: 5th June 2015
Added: 9th June 2015
Likely ID: Ramalina
Identifications:1
Agreements:0
Comments:0
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Grey fruticose lichen

P1050718b
By: Alex Dreyer
Sea Fish AtlasSeaKeys
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Location: Lichen fields east of Swakopmund
Observed: 20th September 2013
Added: 14th March 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:1
Comments:2
Description:

Lichens of the Namib desert, Volkmar Wirth, p. 35. Growing on a branch.

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Lichen

HCHOPKINS
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Location: Escarpment Forest
Observed: 17th October 2014
Added: 22nd October 2014
Likely ID: Ramalina
Identifications:1
Agreements:2
Comments:0
Description:

Substrate: Branches of Tricalysia galpinii
Proposed ID by Einar Timdal, Curator of the lichen herbarium of the Natural History Museum, University of Oslo, Norway who visited Kaapsehoop on this day.

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Lichen DSC03301

Ramalina  DSC03301
By: FieldnotesFieldnotes’s reputation in Fungi and LichensFieldnotes’s reputation in Fungi and Lichens
Location: KPS Gardens
Observed: 23rd August 2014
Added: 26th September 2014
Likely ID: Ramalina
Identifications:1
Agreements:1
Comments:2
Description:

Substrate: Pine tree branch

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Ramalina sp.

Ramalina sp.
By: Nicky vB
Botanical Society of South AfricaCustodians of Rare and Endangered WildflowersMountain Club of SA (South Cape)OutrampsSea Fish AtlasSeaKeysSeaweed AtlasSucculent Society of South Africa
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Location: Camp Eagle, Texas
Observed: 27th May 2012
Added: 6th July 2014
Likely ID: Ramalina
Identifications:1
Agreements:0
Comments:0
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Ramalina sp. on Vachellia karroo

 Ramalina sp. on  Vachellia karroo
By: Nicky vB
Botanical Society of South AfricaCustodians of Rare and Endangered WildflowersMountain Club of SA (South Cape)OutrampsSea Fish AtlasSeaKeysSeaweed AtlasSucculent Society of South Africa
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Location: Vrolijkheid Nature Reserve
Observed: 11th May 2014
Added: 6th June 2014
Likely ID: Ramalina
Identifications:1
Agreements:0
Comments:0
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Lichen

Ramalina
By: Gigi
Botanical Society of South AfricaCape Bird ClubCustodians of Rare and Endangered WildflowersMountain Club of SA (Cape Town)South African National Biodiversity Institute
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Location: Cape Point Nature Reserve
Observed: 1st March 2014
Added: 2nd March 2014
Identifications:1
Agreements:0
Comments:4
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Ramalina sp

Ramalina sp_1106_1
By: GawieGawie’s reputation in Fungi and LichensGawie’s reputation in Fungi and Lichens
Location: Vrolijkheid Nature Reserve, McGregor
Observed: 6th June 2011
Added: 13th January 2014
Likely ID: Ramalina
Identifications:1
Agreements:3
Comments:0
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Grey filamentous lichen

Grey filamentous lichen
By: Tony Rebelo
Botanical Society of South Africa A-teamCape Bird ClubEntomological Society of Southern AfricaFriends of Tokai ParkProtea Atlas ProjectSenior Scout AdventureSouth African National Biodiversity InstituteSouth African National Parks Honorary RangersToyota Enviro OutreachWestern Leopard Toad Volunteer
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Location: Caracal Eco4X4 Route sand flats above and n of Spoeg River crossing
Observed: 5th September 2013
Added: 22nd December 2013
Likely ID: Ramalina lacera
Identifications:3
Agreements:0
Comments:2
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Light green Lichen

P1080539
By: Francois KrielFrancois Kriel’s reputation in Fungi and LichensFrancois Kriel’s reputation in Fungi and Lichens
Location: R382, Namakwa
Observed: 17th November 2013
Added: 1st December 2013
Identifications:2
Agreements:2
Comments:0
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Lime coloured lichen

P1080536
By: Francois KrielFrancois Kriel’s reputation in Fungi and LichensFrancois Kriel’s reputation in Fungi and Lichens
Location: R382, Namakwa
Observed: 17th November 2013
Added: 29th November 2013
Likely ID: Ramalina
Identifications:2
Agreements:2
Comments:1
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Lichen on tree

dead Port Jackson with silver-gray lichen
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Location: R304, Cape Farms
Observed: 3rd November 2013
Added: 28th November 2013
Likely ID: Ramalina
Identifications:1
Agreements:1
Comments:0
Description:

Silvery grey-green lichen with flattened narrow branches and round fruiting bodies.Top and underside are the same colour. Growing on dead Port Jackson stump.Dont know if the small orange bits are part of it or another species.

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Ramalina sp. on Gymnospora buxifolia

Ramalina sp. on Gymnospora buxifolia
By: Nicky vB
Botanical Society of South AfricaCustodians of Rare and Endangered WildflowersMountain Club of SA (South Cape)OutrampsSea Fish AtlasSeaKeysSeaweed AtlasSucculent Society of South Africa
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Location: 3 Valleyen
Observed: 8th November 2013
Added: 14th November 2013
Likely ID: Ramalina
Identifications:1
Agreements:0
Comments:0
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Greybush Lichen

Greybush Lichen
By: Tony Rebelo
Botanical Society of South Africa A-teamCape Bird ClubEntomological Society of Southern AfricaFriends of Tokai ParkProtea Atlas ProjectSenior Scout AdventureSouth African National Biodiversity InstituteSouth African National Parks Honorary RangersToyota Enviro OutreachWestern Leopard Toad Volunteer
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Location: Alexander Bay Lichen Fields
Observed: 24th August 2013
Added: 15th September 2013
Identifications:3
Agreements:0
Comments:2
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Species with which Ramalina interacts