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Recent observations

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What

Rock Shields Genus Xanthoparmelia

Observer

jwalewski

Date

June 30, 2015 09:05 AM CDT

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What

Beard Lichens Genus Usnea

Observer

kevinfitzpatrick

Date

June 20, 2015 12:29 AM EDT

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Brown-eyed Wolf Lichen Letharia columbiana

Observer

robberfly

Date

June 28, 2015 03:59 PM PDT

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What

Wolf Lichen Letharia vulpina

Observer

damontighe

Date

June 27, 2015 02:58 PM PDT

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

Observer

reallifeecology

Date

June 20, 2015

Photos / Sounds

What

Rock Shields Genus Xanthoparmelia

Observer

metsa

Date

June 28, 2015

Description

on rock

blue-gray upper surface, brown lower surface. Tight against rock

abundant dark brown apothecia

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Cumberland Rock Shield Xanthoparmelia cumberlandia

Observer

jwalewski

Date

June 28, 2015 11:18 AM CDT

Photos / Sounds

What

Red Beard Lichen Usnea rubicunda

Observer

metsa

Date

June 27, 2015

Description

the red stuff (green Usnea for comparison)

and nearby pine trees were full of it.

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Oakmoss Evernia prunastri

Observer

kueda

Date

June 27, 2015 05:28 PM PDT

Photos / Sounds

Square

Observer

dbroberts

Date

June 20, 2015 11:12 AM EDT

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Beard Lichens Genus Usnea

Observer

ajwacaser

Date

June 27, 2015 10:55 AM PDT

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Common Greenshield Lichen Flavoparmelia caperata

Observer

ajwacaser

Date

June 27, 2015 10:51 AM PDT
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Description from Wikipedia

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).

No range data available.