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Recent observations

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What

Sunburst Lichens Genus Xanthoria

Observer

grahame

Date

August 3, 2015

Description

Living on dead wood with Ramalina.

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What

Bushy Lichens Genus Ramalina

Observer

grahame

Date

August 3, 2015

Description

Living on dead wood with Xanthoria.

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What

Golden Hair-lichen Teloschistes flavicans

Observer

pjd1

Date

July 26, 2015

Description

Local. Both saxicolous (see http://naturewatch.org.nz/observations/1827151) and corticolous - and then only seen on keketerehe (Olearia chathamica).

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Observer

pjd1

Date

July 26, 2015

Description

Corticolous on keketerehe (Olearia chathamica). Thallus loosely to tightly attached centrally, margins ± free. Lobes ± rounded and ragged-incised. Margins notched and incised, sinuous, phyllidiate. Upper surface bright-green or glaucous-green when moist, greyish yellow when dry, soredia, maculae, and pseudocyphellae absent. Phyllidia forming a dense crust somewhat obscuring thallus. Medulla yellow. Photobiont green. Lower surface pale yellowish to yellow-white at margins, darker yellow to yellow-brown centrally. Pseudocyphellae yellow, scattered, fleck-like, round to irregular, sunk in tomentum. Apothecia present but immature. Voucher collected for Field Museum (F) DNA study

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What

Pelt Lichens Genus Peltigera

Observer

liselle

Date

June 20, 2015

Description

black crusty lichen on the trunk of an erythrina variegata tree.

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What

Golden Hair-lichen Teloschistes flavicans

Observer

pjd1

Date

July 27, 2015

Description

Locally common on rock and also on the exposed branches of keketerehe (Olearia chathamica). Only seen on this island on the Northern Summit. This is possibly the southern limit for this species in New Zealand.

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What

Maritime Reindeer Lichen Cladonia portentosa ssp. pacifica

Observer

th0th

Date

July 31, 2015

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What

Tube Lichens Genus Hypogymnia

Observer

robberfly

Date

August 2, 2015 09:53 AM PDT

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What

Ruffle Lichens Genus Parmotrema

Observer

robberfly

Date

August 2, 2015 09:52 AM PDT

Description

Amazing fence of about a bizillion species of lichen. We giggled like Lichen nerds from sheer joy.

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What

Powdery Twig Lichen Ramalina pollinaria

Observer

robberfly

Date

August 2, 2015 10:09 AM PDT

Description

I'd seen this species last in Northern California

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What

British Soldier Lichen Cladonia cristatella

Observer

robberfly

Date

August 2, 2015 09:57 AM PDT

Description

Fantastic morning with JJ "metsa" Johnson, Goddess of Lichens. Interesting place I'd never been to just south/inland from Half Moon Bay.

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What

Tube Lichens Genus Hypogymnia

Observer

robberfly

Date

August 2, 2015 10:56 AM PDT
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Description from Wikipedia

Lecanoromycetes is the largest class of lichenized fungi. It belongs to the subphylum Pezizomycotina in the phylum Ascomycota. The asci (spore-bearing cells) of the Lecanoromycetes most often release spores by rostrate dehiscence.

No range data available.