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Abraded camoflauge lichen

Melanelixia subaurifera


A bronze brown foliose lichen seen here wrapped completely around a limb. Exhibiting apothecium (brown disc), which is rare for this lichen.


Spotted on a vine maple limb in the Cascade foothills.

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Washington, USA

Spotted on Apr 10, 2018
Submitted on Apr 14, 2018

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