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Xanthomendoza is a genus of small, bright orange foliose lichens with lecanorine apothecia. It is in the family Teloschistaceae. The genus contains 17 species distributed in the Americas. Members of the genus are commonly called sunburst lichens or orange lichens because of their bright orange color.[-Wikipedia
Found on a limb of a maple tree.
Spotted on Apr 26, 2017
Submitted on Apr 26, 2017