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Boreal Beard Lichen

Usnea subfloridana


Usnea subfloridana (aka Nit beard lichen) is an erect-shrubby and densely branched fruticose lichen.


Spotted growing on a fence board that bordered a wetland. The fence board had several other species of lichens on it (pic 2).

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Kent, Washington, USA

Lat: 47.41, Long: -122.28

Spotted on Nov 22, 2018
Submitted on Jan 6, 2019

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