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Elegant Sunburst Lichen

Rusavskia elegans

Description:

Orange lichen with some parts turning brown. Some specimens had more apothecia than lobes

Habitat:

On some jetty rocks at the edge of the harbor


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3 Comments

Machi
Machi a week ago

Thanks Neil and Sarah!

Neil Ross
Neil Ross a week ago

Cool spotting, Machi. Such amazing and beautiful lichen. I thought it was seaweed at first, silly me.

SarahWhitt
SarahWhitt a week ago

OH...this IS quite NICE, Machi!! I love the color!!

Machi
Spotted by
Machi

Kodiak, Alaska, USA

Lat: 57.79, Long: -152.41

Spotted on Mar 26, 2019
Submitted on Jul 6, 2019

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