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268 participants 1,383 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

Script lichen Brian38 5 1 Script lichen
Dotted Ribbon Lichen Brian38 4 2 Dotted Ribbon Lichen
Coral Orange Lichen Machi 1 0 Coral Orange Lichen
Methuselah's beard lichen Brian38 13 11 Methuselah's beard lichen
Cobblestone Lichen Machi 1 3 Cobblestone Lichen
Ramboldia Lichen Ali Fear 1 1 Ramboldia Lichen
Budding Tube Lichen Brian38 2 0 Budding Tube Lichen
Tree lungwort lichen Brian38 1 0 Tree lungwort lichen
Dimpled Specklebelly Brian38 3 0 Dimpled Specklebelly
Lichen Ali Fear 2 2 Lichen
Globe Ball Lichen Brian38 2 0 Globe Ball Lichen
Strap Lichen Ali Fear 0 2 Strap Lichen
Lace Lichen Brian38 7 11 Lace Lichen
Bark Sulphur-firedot Lichen Brian38 3 0 Bark Sulphur-firedot Lichen
Map lichen Brian38 3 0 Map lichen
Driftwood Rim-Lichen Brian38 6 5 Driftwood Rim-Lichen
Lace lichen Brian38 2 0 Lace lichen
Pink Earth Lichen Machi 3 4 Pink Earth Lichen
Map Lichen Machi 11 5 Map Lichen
Lungwort lichen Brian38 6 2 Lungwort lichen
Freckled Pelt Lichen Brian38 1 0 Freckled Pelt Lichen
Brown-eyed Sunshine Lichen Brian38 3 0 Brown-eyed Sunshine Lichen
Fringed wrinkled Lichen doreen.chambers.14 1 0 Fringed wrinkled Lichen
Maritime Sunburst Lichen Ruth11 3 1 Maritime Sunburst Lichen
Unknown spotting Zlatan Celebic 2 0 Unknown spotting
Unknown spotting Zlatan Celebic 1 0 Unknown spotting
Map lichen Brian38 1 0 Map lichen
Snow lichen Mark Ridgway 8 2 Snow lichen
Lichen Christine Y. 2 0 Lichen
Bacidia Schweinitzii Lichen Christine Y. 1 0 Bacidia Schweinitzii Lichen
Unknown spotting Marek Koszorek 1 0 Unknown spotting
Unknown spotting Marek Koszorek 1 0 Unknown spotting
Maritime Sunburst Lichen Christine Y. 1 0 Maritime Sunburst Lichen
Unknown spotting Machi 2 0 Unknown spotting
Orange Lichen Neil Ross 1 0 Orange Lichen
Clustered Coral Brian38 1 0 Clustered Coral
Lungwort Lichen Neil Ross 2 0 Lungwort Lichen
Starry Rosette Lichen Christine Y. 7 0 Starry Rosette Lichen
British Soldier Lichen Brian38 1 0 British Soldier Lichen
Boreal Button Lichen Christine Y. 2 0 Boreal Button Lichen
Elegant Sunburst Lichen arlanda 6 0 Elegant Sunburst  Lichen
Net-marked parmelia arlanda 5 0 Net-marked parmelia
British Soldier Lichen Christine Y. 16 2 British Soldier Lichen
Ramalina farinacea arlanda 4 0 Ramalina farinacea
Frosted Rim Lichen Christine Y. 8 6 Frosted Rim Lichen
Cumberland Rock Shield doreen.chambers.14 2 0 Cumberland Rock Shield
Parmotrema Lichen Christine Y. 7 0 Parmotrema Lichen
Wart lichen Zlatan Celebic 2 2 Wart lichen
Tiny Button Lichen Zlatan Celebic 1 0 Tiny Button Lichen
Salted Shield Lichen Zlatan Celebic 1 0 Salted Shield Lichen

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