Cup-in-cup antics from Cladonia diversa

Cup-in-cup antics from Cladonia diversa

Observation - Cup-in-cup antics from Cladonia diversa - UK and Ireland. Description: Podetia with cups proliferating from the centre of other cups. One cup has 4 others emerging from it, at least 2 of which are from the centre, not the margin. I have seen small, tubular proliferations from the centre of C. diversa's cups before, but not

Podetia with cups proliferating from the centre of other cups. One cup has 4 others emerging from it, at least 2 of which are from the centre, not the margin. I have seen small, tubular proliferations from the centre of C. diversa's cups before, but not well-formed cups like these.