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green cup shaped lichen on mangrove branch

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Machi 3 years ago

Hi Ingrid3! I would like to invite you to join my new mission Florida's Lichens and add your spottings: Lovely spotting by the way. I think you actually photographed 3 (maybe even 4) species here. One looks like black dots, the other is near the center and has very pale peach-colored apothecia (disk-shaped structures) and then there is the lichen that you seem to be focusing on. I think it is possible that the other gray-green lichen that is more spindly on the right side is another species as well (but I may be wrong about that). Anyways, awesome spotting!

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Florida, USA

Spotted on Dec 2, 2013
Submitted on Feb 5, 2014

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