rock shield lichens


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Xanthoparmelia (rock-shield lichen) is a genus of foliose lichen in the Parmeliaceae family.:134 Xanthoparmelia is synonymous with Almbornia, Neofuscelia, Chondropsis, Namakwa, Paraparmelia, and Xanthomaculina. This family of lichen is commonly found on the mid-east coast of the United States.

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