Observation 100278: Lichen P. Micheli

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Recognized by sight: two different lichens on spruce

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Eye3 = Observer’s choice
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By: Jason Hollinger (jason)
2012-07-14 19:15:28 EDT (-0400)

Usnea is very difficult without good macro photos showing the soredia near the tips, the base of the branches, and cross-section of an intermediate branch. Chemistry is very helpful as well, when species is ambiguous.

Created: 2012-07-14 18:36:04 EDT (-0400)
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