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257 participants 1,257 spottings

Lichens are the symbiotic union of a fungus with either a green alga or a cyanobacteria. They are very different to fungi. They are always there and we almost never notice. Join this mission to make them to outstand


Lat: 40.42 Long: -3.70

Recent Spottings

Rough Speckled Shield Lichen Christine Y. 5 4 Rough Speckled Shield Lichen
Inflated Beard Lichen Brian38 1 0 Inflated Beard Lichen
Orange Boulder Lichen Brian38 2 0 Orange Boulder Lichen
Fringed wrinkle lichen Brian38 1 0 Fringed wrinkle lichen
Smooth Cladonia Brian38 1 0 Smooth Cladonia
Brown-eyed Wolf Lichen Brian38 6 0 Brown-eyed Wolf Lichen
Fringed wrinkle lichen Brian38 1 0 Fringed wrinkle lichen
Unknown spotting Mauron 2 3 Unknown spotting
Ruffle Lichen flowntheloop 4 0 Ruffle Lichen
Smooth Rock Tripe Christine Y. 4 1 Smooth Rock Tripe
Unknown red lichen Mark Ridgway 5 2 Unknown red lichen
Boulder Lichen Brian38 1 0 Boulder Lichen
Southern Soldiers Lichen flowntheloop 15 13 Southern Soldiers Lichen
Pixie Cup Lichen flowntheloop 6 0 Pixie Cup Lichen
Rosette Lichen flowntheloop 3 3 Rosette Lichen
Candy Lichen Brian38 4 0 Candy Lichen
Pixie-cup lichen Brian38 4 0 Pixie-cup lichen
Smoky-eye Boulder Lichen Brian38 2 0 Smoky-eye Boulder Lichen
Bushy Beard Lichen flowntheloop 15 5 Bushy Beard Lichen
Blood lichen Brian38 1 0 Blood lichen
Witch’s hair lichen Brian38 4 0 Witch’s hair lichen
Western tube lichen Brian38 1 0 Western tube lichen
Filamentous Lichen Leuba Ridgway 11 2 Filamentous Lichen
Foliose Lichen Leuba Ridgway 2 0 Foliose Lichen
Map lichen Brian38 1 0 Map lichen
Unknown spotting Brian38 1 0 Unknown spotting
Sinewed Bushy Lichen Brian38 1 0 Sinewed Bushy Lichen
Dixie Reindeer Lichen Brian38 1 0 Dixie Reindeer Lichen
Florida Beard Lichen Brian38 1 0 Florida Beard Lichen
Branched Pixie-cup Lichen Brian38 4 0 Branched Pixie-cup Lichen
Unknown spotting Brian38 1 0 Unknown spotting
Green dog lichen Brian38 1 0 Green dog lichen
Gold cobblestone lichen Brian38 1 0 Gold cobblestone lichen
Smooth Rock Tripe Christine Y. 2 0 Smooth Rock Tripe
Lichen? SukanyaDatta 2 0 Lichen?
Green Rock-posy Brian38 3 0 Green Rock-posy
Honey rim-lichen Brian38 2 0 Honey rim-lichen
Common greenshield lichen Brian38 1 0 Common greenshield lichen
Unknown spotting Brian38 1 0 Unknown spotting
Map Lichen Brian38 3 0 Map Lichen
Grey rock tripe Brian38 1 0 Grey rock tripe
Smooth Cladonia Christine Y. 6 4 Smooth Cladonia
Crust fungi Zlatan Celebic 3 2 Crust fungi
Jelly drops Zlatan Celebic 3 3 Jelly drops
Greenleaf tuckermannopsis lichen Brian38 2 0 Greenleaf tuckermannopsis lichen
Brown-eyed sunshine lichen Brian38 4 0 Brown-eyed sunshine lichen
Unknown spotting Brian38 3 2 Unknown spotting
Forked tube lichen Brian38 3 0 Forked tube lichen
Varied Rag Lichen Brian38 2 0 Varied Rag Lichen
Unknown spotting Christine Y. 4 0 Unknown spotting

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