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Elegant sunburst lichen

Xanthoria elegans

Description:

The interior has dark orange apothecia and the lobed margins are lighter.

Habitat:

Spotted on exposed vertical basalt rock at the Columbia National Wildlife Refuge.


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2 Comments

Brian38
Brian38 2 weeks ago

Thank you Mark.

Mark Ridgway
Mark Ridgway 2 weeks ago

Magnificent specimen.

Brian38
Spotted by
Brian38

Washington, USA

Lat: 46.95, Long: -119.23

Spotted on Jul 8, 2019
Submitted on Jul 20, 2019

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