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    • Lobaria
    • Lobarina
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    • Lung Lichen
    • Lungworts

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Recent observations

Photos / Sounds

What

Tree Lungwort Lobaria pulmonaria

Observer

bushman_k

Date

April 23, 2016 03:52 PM PDT

Photos / Sounds

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What

Cabbage Lung Lichen Lobaria linita

Observer

edwardlisowski

Date

May 21, 2016 02:00 PM PDT

Description

I consulted with a USFS lichenologist and the most likely species is L. linita based on the apothecia.

Photos / Sounds

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What

Tree Lungwort Lobaria pulmonaria

Observer

anthonybrooks

Date

May 25, 2016

Photos / Sounds

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What

Smooth Lungwort Lobaria quercizans

Observer

anthonybrooks

Date

May 25, 2016

Photos / Sounds

What

Tree Lungwort Lobaria pulmonaria

Observer

e-aus-kanada

Date

May 23, 2016

Place

(Somewhere...)

Photos / Sounds

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What

Lettuce Lichen Lobaria oregana

Observer

ccopass

Date

May 21, 2016 12:45 PM PDT

Photos / Sounds

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What

Lettuce Lichen Lobaria oregana

Observer

fmr

Date

May 21, 2016 02:37 PM PDT

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

Lettuce Lichen Lobaria oregana

Observer

borsope

Date

May 21, 2016 12:47 PM PDT

Photos / Sounds

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What

Lettuce Lichen Lobaria oregana

Observer

deanbutterworth

Date

May 21, 2016 12:42 PM PDT

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What

Lung Lichen Genus Lobaria

Observer

benrobinson

Date

May 21, 2016 10:19 AM PDT

Photos / Sounds

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What

Lettuce Lichen Lobaria oregana

Observer

specialed802

Date

May 21, 2016 11:25 AM EDT

Photos / Sounds

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What

Tree Lungwort Lobaria pulmonaria

Observer

metsa

Date

May 15, 2016

Description

on twig on ground

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Description from Wikipedia

Lobaria is a genus of lichens commonly known as "lungwort" or "lung moss" as their physical shape somewhat resembles a lung. Lobaria species are unusual in that they have a three-part symbiosis, containing a fungus, an alga and a cyanobacterium, the presence of the cyanobacterium allowing nitrogen fixation.

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