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Recent observations

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2014-08-16%252520010

What

Oakmoss Evernia prunastri

Observer

justin2

Date

August 16, 2014 02:00 PM PDT

Description

Evernia prunastri, abundant but dry as a bone in summer on another record drought year. Two distinct colors could still be made out visually, though they look a bit vague in this photo.

Photos / Sounds

Square

Observer

rmpatton0

Date

July 15, 2014 03:19 PM PDT

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Wolf Lichen Letharia vulpina

Observer

rmpatton0

Date

July 15, 2014 03:18 PM PDT

Photos / Sounds

What

Beard Lichens Genus Usnea

Observer

logybayer

Date

September 5, 2013 03:09 PM NDT

Description

This piece is about 6 cm across.

Photos / Sounds

What

Speckled Shield Lichens Genus Punctelia

Observer

lfelliott

Date

August 10, 2014 11:27 AM CDT

Photos / Sounds

What

Tube Lichens Genus Hypogymnia

Observer

loloscheiner

Date

August 10, 2014 10:49 AM PDT

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

Observer

penelopegillette

Date

August 10, 2014

Description

abundant on live-oaks

Photos / Sounds

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What

Brown-eyed wolf lichen Letharia columbiana

Observer

justin2

Date

August 9, 2014 03:15 PM PDT

Description

Brown-eyed wolf lichen. The wolf lichens on this ridge only seemed to grow on incense cedar - where it thrived, especially on branches that looked dead - but not other conifers.

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Rock Shields Genus Xanthoparmelia

Observer

robberfly

Date

August 9, 2014 09:33 AM PDT

Photos / Sounds

What

Common Greenshield Lichen Flavoparmelia caperata

Observer

metsa

Date

August 9, 2014 01:08 PM PDT

Description

dark underneath

Photos / Sounds

What

Common Greenshield Lichen Flavoparmelia caperata

Observer

metsa

Date

August 9, 2014 01:10 PM PDT

Description

Too high up to check underneath

Photos / Sounds

What

Wolf Lichen Letharia vulpina

Observer

garychang

Date

August 7, 2014 11:26 AM PDT

Description

A wind storm blew through the Spokane area 5 days ago. Several trees were knocked down in town, and also on the trail I was on this morning. These lichens were on a branch of a fallen Douglas fir.

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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.