Project Noah

Project Noah is a tool to explore and document wildlife and a platform to harness the power of citizen scientists everywhere.

Join Project Noah Today

Smooth Rock Tripe

Umbilicaria mammulata

Description:

large, smooth, flat lichen. green on top, black on bottom (5th pic). Many are brown on top (see pic 6) Pic 4 shows a foilose lichen growing on top of the rock tripe lichen. Very faint mushroomy flavor.

Habitat:

rock. Coweeta in Nantahala NF

Notes:

Lichen Bioblitz

No species ID suggestions

North Carolina, USA

Lat: 35.29, Long: -83.67

Spotted on Mar 29, 2014
Submitted on Apr 4, 2014

Related spottings

Rock tripe Navel Lichen Emery Rock Tripe Smooth Rock Tripe

Nearby spottings

Unknown spotting Unknown spotting Unknown spotting Unknown spotting