Observation 119700: Lichen P. Micheli
When: 2012-12-11
No herbarium specimen
0 Sequences

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Just not enough detail to go on
By: Jason Hollinger (jason)
2012-12-18 14:37:11 PST (-0800)

Odds are it’s in the Physciaceae but that’s not so helpful!

Regretfully, no.
By: Daniel B. Wheeler (Tuberale)
2012-12-13 11:33:33 PST (-0800)

It looks like no fungus I have seen.

It looks more like some sawdust which got caught on the bark, and then is starting to grow mycelium. But there is no visible fungus fruiting here.

By: Priyanka (prireddy328)
2012-12-13 11:02:15 PST (-0800)

Can you identify the fungi now??

Picture of Fungi
By: Priyanka (prireddy328)
2012-12-13 01:00:01 PST (-0800)

This time I zoomed in and uploaded a picture of only the fungi.

I can see where it should be,
By: Daniel B. Wheeler (Tuberale)
2012-12-12 17:41:40 PST (-0800)

but can’t actually see it. About 1/2 an inch right of this location.

By: Priyanka (prireddy328)
2012-12-12 16:51:38 PST (-0800)

Actually, would you be able to identify the fungi? I uploaded a close up of it.

By: Priyanka (prireddy328)
2012-12-12 13:22:13 PST (-0800)

I am not sure what kind of wood it is, but I am trying to identify the green lichens present.

Several things here. Hard to tell which one you are observing.
By: Daniel B. Wheeler (Tuberale)
2012-12-12 10:07:54 PST (-0800)

There are several small green lichens present, as well as some young green moss. There is one larger, paper-like parchment fungus (I think) here as well. The wood is curious because there are sections that look reddish. Do you know what kind of wood this is?

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