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Old Man's Beard

Usnea sp.

Description:

Dusky green lichen among a few other lichen species on the tree. In the third photo you can see the central cord inside of it, which is a main distinguishing feature of this species when comparing to Alectoria.

Habitat:

Palm tree on the Chassahowitzka Salt Marsh Trails


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Machi
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Machi

Florida, USA

Lat: 28.77, Long: -82.63

Spotted on Dec 30, 2018
Submitted on Apr 3, 2019

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