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Any Botanists or Mycologists out there? These lichen were found on the trunk of a tree - a eucalyptus from memory. I haven't the faintest idea of how to classify what appears to be many varieties of lichen.


Tamborine Mountain in SEQ. They are all on the one trunk. Moist climate, well-shaded area. Surrounding area mostly native bushland.

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naross 8 years ago

Thanks, Argy. This might be another job for the Queensland Museum. They're going to get so tired of me LOL

Mark Ridgway
Mark Ridgway 8 years ago

The yellow one might be Chrysothrix candelaris but I think a microscope would be required for proof of these.

Neil Ross
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Gold Coast, QLD, Australia

Spotted on Oct 15, 2011
Submitted on May 17, 2013

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