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Recent observations

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Observer

willfreyman

Date

July 3, 2015 10:52 AM PDT

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What

Beard Lichens Genus Usnea

Observer

dwilson

Date

July 4, 2015

Place

Warkworth (Google, OSM)

Description

The only plant of this seen in this area of mangroves.

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Observer

dwilson

Date

July 4, 2015

Place

Warkworth (Google, OSM)

Description

Common on trunks and branches of mangroves here. Underside with small yellow pseudocyphellaria.

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Observer

dwilson

Date

July 4, 2015

Place

Warkworth (Google, OSM)

Description

On mangrove branch.

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What

Tree Jelly Lichens Genus Collema

Observer

dwilson

Date

July 4, 2015

Place

Warkworth (Google, OSM)

Description

Grey apothecia. On mangrove trunk.

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What

Tree Jelly Lichens Genus Collema

Observer

dwilson

Date

July 4, 2015

Place

Warkworth (Google, OSM)

Description

On Mangrove trunk.

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What

Ciliate Strap-lichen Heterodermia leucomela

Observer

dwilson

Date

July 4, 2015

Place

Warkworth (Google, OSM)

Description

Large patch (the size of my hand) on mangrove trunk. The liverwort at upper left is a species of Frullania.

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What

Stalkless Cladonia Cladonia apodocarpa

Observer

cookalexa_112

Date

June 24, 2015

Place

clyde, nc (Google, OSM)

Description

I observed this crustose lichen growing on a Dogwood tree in my front yard. It was surrounded by foliose lichen, but was distinguishable and definitely different from the foliose. It was a darker shade of green and did not stick out as much from the tree. It has a rougher texture than the foliose lichen.

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What

Common Powderhorn Cladonia coniocraea

Observer

cookalexa_112

Date

June 24, 2015

Place

clyde, nc (Google, OSM)

Description

I found this foliose lichen growing all over a Dogwood tree in my front yard. It was mint green, brittle, and not very textured at all.

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What

Cup Lichens Genus Cladonia

Observer

rcurtis

Date

July 4, 2015 03:23 PM EDT

Description

Very small cup lichen

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What

Old Man's Beard Dolichousnea longissima

Observer

willfreyman

Date

July 3, 2015 10:47 AM PDT

Description

1 meter + long strands of usnea

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What

Bushy Lichens Genus Ramalina

Observer

metsa

Date

July 4, 2015 02:32 PM PDT

Description

looks like a Ramalina to me, but most of the strands have shrubby edges - without the 'pop beads' (soralia) typical of R. farinacea. However, some of the strands seem to have some soralia beads...

pale green upper surface, lower surface is just slightly lighter

cortex: C-, K-, CK+ yellow

On coastal scrub bush

here is a similar one:
http://www.inaturalist.org/observations/1542817

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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.