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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


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Hypophaea Dot Lichen Brian38 3 1 Hypophaea Dot Lichen
Graphid Lichen Machi 1 0 Graphid Lichen
Leptogium Lichen Machi 1 0 Leptogium Lichen
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