Golden Shield Lichen

Golden Shield Lichen

Observation - Golden Shield Lichen. Description: Formed in a disc like shape this appears to be Golden Shield Lichen (Xanthoria parietina). It was about 7 foot up a tree facing the east catching the early morning sun. With over-lapping green and yellow wavy leaf-like lobes.

Formed in a disc like shape this appears to be Golden Shield Lichen (Xanthoria parietina). It was about 7 foot up a tree facing the east catching the early morning sun. With over-lapping green and yellow wavy leaf-like lobes.