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Lecidea tile lichen

Lecidea fuscoatra

Description:

Lecidea is a genus of crustose lichens with a carbon black ring or outer margin (pic 3).Lecidea fuscoatra can appear grey, brown or reddish brown. Apothecia are black and rounded ( up to 1.6 mm in diam.).

Habitat:

Spotted on an exposed boulder at Mount Rainier. Elevation 6500 ft a.s.l.


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Brian38
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Brian38

Washington, USA

Lat: 46.92, Long: -121.65

Spotted on Jul 13, 2019
Submitted on Jan 16, 2020

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