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Crinkled Snow Lichen

Flavocetraria nivalis

Description:

Similar to Reindeer Lichen but with large broader branches.

Habitat:

Canadian Shield Rock cover with lichen.

Notes:

Prospector Trail, Fred Henne Territorial Park.

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2 Comments

Greg Shchepanek
Greg Shchepanek a week ago

Thank you Brian, it certainly stood out amongst all the Reindeer Lichen.

Brian38
Brian38 a week ago

Cool spotting Greg! I've read about this lichen, but have never seen it. First time spotting on PN.

Greg Shchepanek
Spotted by
Greg Shchepanek

Northwest Territories, Canada

Lat: 62.47, Long: -114.41

Spotted on Sep 2, 2019
Submitted on Sep 8, 2019

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