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  • English
    • Common Greenshield Lichen
    • Common green shield lichen
  • Scientific Names
    • Flavoparmelia caperata
    • Parmelia caperata
    • Parmelia cylisphora
    • Parmelia flavicans
    • Parmelia herreana
    • Parmelia negativa
    • Pseudoparmelia caperata
  • Portuguese
    • Parmélia‑verde

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Common Greenshield Lichen Flavoparmelia caperata

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colin_murray

Date

June 25, 2016 12:10 PM CDT

Description

Assiniboine Park Winnipeg. On live Oak.

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Common Greenshield Lichen Flavoparmelia caperata

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pdesanto

Date

June 18, 2016

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Common Greenshield Lichen Flavoparmelia caperata

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jwalewski

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June 23, 2016 11:07 AM CDT

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Common Greenshield Lichen Flavoparmelia caperata

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calopteryx

Date

May 28, 2016 07:24 PM EDT

Place

Reston, VA (Google, OSM)

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Common Greenshield Lichen Flavoparmelia caperata

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rwendel

Date

June 21, 2016 10:49 AM EDT

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Common Greenshield Lichen Flavoparmelia caperata

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chloe971

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the past

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Common Greenshield Lichen Flavoparmelia caperata

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June 16, 2016 09:49 AM EDT

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Common Greenshield Lichen Flavoparmelia caperata

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jwalewski

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June 18, 2016 11:20 AM COT

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Common Greenshield Lichen Flavoparmelia caperata

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slagreca

Date

June 18, 2016 02:57 PM EDT

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Common Greenshield Lichen Flavoparmelia caperata

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June 17, 2016 08:29 AM EDT

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Common Greenshield Lichen Flavoparmelia caperata

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danielchupco

Date

June 7, 2016

Description

interacting with the rock

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Common Greenshield Lichen Flavoparmelia caperata

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acparkranger

Date

June 8, 2016 10:55 AM EDT
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Description from Wikipedia

Flavoparmelia caperata or common greenshield lichen (from Lichens of North America) is a medium to large foliose lichen that has a very distinctive pale yellow green upper cortex when dry. The rounded lobes, measuring 3–8 mm (0.1–0.3 in) wide, usually have patches of granular soredia arising from pustules. The lobes of the thallus may be smooth, but quite often have a wrinkled appearance especially in older specimens. The lower surface is black except for a brown margin; rhizomes...

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