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Strigose/Bushy Beard Lichen

Usnea strigosa


Erect, shrubby, green lichen, ca 3 cm tall with multiple branches. Branches ridged, cylindrical. No apothecia present.


Growing on branch that had fallen from a tree during a recent storm.

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Winder, Georgia, USA

Spotted on Mar 2, 2017
Submitted on Mar 14, 2017

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