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Unknown lichen discovered by Marnhull (#213)

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Sighting Info

Observed: May 21, 2010 @ 3:00 PM
Posted on: May 22, 2010 @ 5:42 PM (diff: 1 days)
Comments:
Growing on the side of a dead 90+ year old larch stump. Might be a duplicate of a previous lichen(s), but it's a better shot.

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By Mac Pitcher on 5/23/2010 12:07:05 PM

This appears to be either Cladonia coniocraea or Cladonia ochrochlora. There are a few subtle differences that require close examination to separate the two. Both are known as Powderhorn Lichens. Mac

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