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Perforated ruffle lichen

Parmotrema perforatum


Our lichen grows on a branch in waterboro maine at Massabesic middle school. It is slightly in the woods, It snowed out as you can see in the picture. The wind speed was 46 kph and it was around 3 degrees c. The texture of this lichen is rough. We went out there in the middle of january. The color of this lichen is green with some light green mixed in.


There was snow on the grown.the Wind speed was 25 mph


Kingdom: Fungi Phylum: Ascomycota Class: Lecanoromycetes Order: Lecanorales Family: Parmeliaceae Genus: Parmotrema

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Maine, USA

Spotted on Feb 8, 2012
Submitted on Feb 8, 2012

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