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interesting lichen
The stuff with pale spots is apparently in genus Cladonia

September 2008


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Your lichen is of the genus, Cladonia. To identify it to species we would need to break out the UV light and do some chemical tests. Or you could try to find a local lichen expert who has studied the lichens in this particular area. Other than that you will never know the species.
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nartrebSubmitted by nartreb
on Sep 13, 2008 11:53 am

Image ID: 442192
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Lat/Lon: 45.49865°N / 6.89117°E
Object Title: interesting lichen

Image Type(s): Flora