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Photo © Amy Wolfrum, all rights reserved
Pacifica, San Mateo County, California, United States of America (Google, OSM)
37.6163368225, -122.4945755005
Accuracy: 5m
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Description

I think this a type of lichen. It's soft and spongy though. And very orange. Not sure.

Jul. 14, 2012 13:56:13 -0700
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It's probably something like http://www.inaturalist.org/taxa/Trentepohlia, which is an algae. Was this growing on cypress?

Posted by kueda over 2 years ago (Flag)
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Yes, it was growing on cypress and I think the link is what it was. Thank you!

Posted by amybird over 1 year ago (Flag)
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Trentepohlia - Photo (c) Seán A. O'Hara, some rights reserved (CC BY)
amybird's ID: Genus Trentepohlia, a member of Green Algae (Phylum Chlorophyta)
Posted by amybird 8 months ago (Flag)
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Trentepohlia - Photo (c) Seán A. O'Hara, some rights reserved (CC BY)
amybird's ID: Genus Trentepohlia, a member of Green Algae (Phylum Chlorophyta)
amybird would like some help identifying this

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