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271 participants 1,560 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

Whiteworm Lichen Machi 7 3 Whiteworm Lichen
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Crinkled Snow Lichen Greg Shchepanek 2 2 Crinkled Snow Lichen
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Blue- Gray Crustose Lichen SukanyaDatta 1 0 Blue- Gray Crustose Lichen
Segmented disc rock lichen Brian38 11 4 Segmented disc rock lichen
Lichen SukanyaDatta 1 3 Lichen
Lichen SukanyaDatta 1 0 Lichen
Greater Salted Rocktripe Lichen Brian38 1 0 Greater Salted Rocktripe Lichen
Narrow Woodscript Lichen Brian38 1 0 Narrow Woodscript Lichen
Honey rim-lichen Brian38 1 2 Honey rim-lichen
Yellow Lichen Machi 1 0 Yellow Lichen
Sunburst lichen Steven Sheppard 1 0 Sunburst lichen
Coral Lichen Machi 1 0 Coral Lichen
Bullseye lichen mauna Kunzah 1 0 Bullseye lichen
Elegant sunburst lichen Brian38 3 2 Elegant sunburst lichen
Gold cobblestone lichen Brian38 3 0 Gold cobblestone lichen
Bryoria Lichen Machi 2 0 Bryoria Lichen
Button lichen Brian38 2 0 Button lichen
Blistered Rock Tripe Brian38 2 0 Blistered Rock Tripe
Hole-punch lichen mauna Kunzah 2 2 Hole-punch lichen
Rockbright Brian38 4 2 Rockbright
Elegant Sunburst Lichen Machi 4 3 Elegant Sunburst Lichen
Crustose lichen Brian38 1 0 Crustose lichen
Tube Lichen Machi 1 0 Tube Lichen
Rock firedot lichen Brian38 2 0 Rock firedot lichen
Lichen LaurenZarate 2 0 Lichen
Shield Lichen Machi 3 0 Shield Lichen
Gray horsehair lichen Brian38 7 2 Gray horsehair lichen
Golden Moonglow Lichen Brian38 1 0 Golden Moonglow Lichen
Elegant sunburst lichen Brian38 8 5 Elegant sunburst lichen
Afzel's Script Lichen Brian38 2 1 Afzel's Script Lichen
Umbilicaria sp Zlatan Celebic 2 0 Umbilicaria sp
Rock-posy Lichen Zlatan Celebic 12 4 Rock-posy Lichen
Spotting Zlatan Celebic 2 0 Spotting
Gold cobblestone lichen Brian38 1 0 Gold cobblestone lichen
Powder-back lichen Zlatan Celebic 1 0 Powder-back lichen
Gold Cobblestone lichen Zlatan Celebic 2 1 Gold Cobblestone lichen
Orphniospora sp Zlatan Celebic 2 0 Orphniospora sp
Wart Lichen Machi 2 5 Wart Lichen
Lobothallia sp Zlatan Celebic 1 0 Lobothallia sp
Physcia pumilior Christine Y. 4 3 Physcia pumilior
Map Lichen Zlatan Celebic 1 0 Map Lichen
Sunburst lichen Zlatan Celebic 1 0 Sunburst lichen
Spotting Machi 1 0 Spotting
Black woodscript lichen Brian38 6 4 Black woodscript lichen
Spotting Machi 1 0 Spotting
Spotting Machi 3 0 Spotting
Old Man's Beard Machi 4 2 Old Man's Beard
Map Lichen Zlatan Celebic 3 1 Map Lichen

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