Found on Palm tree by the pool
Found on the tree by the pool
On a rock in partial sun, under oaks.
On metal rail, dark lower surface, green soredia on edges?
the lichen color was almost identical to the gray metal rail color
On metal rail,
gray upper surface,
brown lower surface with lighter edges
On metal rail, tight against surface, dark lower surface
The Parmeliaceae is a large and diverse family of Lecanoromycetes. With over 2000 species in roughly 87 genera, it is regarded as the largest family of lichen forming fungi. The most speciose genera in the family are the well-known groups: Xanthoparmelia (800+ species), Usnea (500+ species), Parmotrema (350+ species), and Hypotrachyna (190+ species).