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Cheetos Lichen

Pycnoporus sp.


Orange colored, small growth lichen.


Observed in numerous places in the seams of the recycled plastic-like boardwalk of a County nature preserve. Exposed to partial sunlight during the day. No consistent form for each growth.


May possibly be the species that degrades plastics.

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Florida, USA

Spotted on Jan 23, 2015
Submitted on Jan 23, 2015

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