Observation 82313: Lichen P. Micheli
When: 2011-11-06
No herbarium specimen
0 Sequences

This was a green lichen growing on living wood (branches of shrubs). Again, I’ve magnified the images on the computer to show in better detail what I assume are some kind of spore sac? Looks a bit like a cup fungus.

Proposed Names

Please login to propose your own names and vote on existing names.

Eye3 = Observer’s choice
Eyes3 = Current consensus


Add Comment
Australia has diverse Parmeliaceae
By: Jason Hollinger (jason)
2011-11-17 03:03:48 CET (+0100)

My northern experience may not apply very well. But this looks just like a fertile Flavoparmelia to me. F. rutidota is supposed to occur in Australasia.

Have you seen the Flora of Australia? Some treatments are on-line. Elix has done some amazing work down your way. I can dig up a link if google doesn’t show it.

Created: 2011-11-12 16:07:22 CET (+0100)
Last modified: 2011-11-12 16:07:26 CET (+0100)
Viewed: 23 times, last viewed: 2017-06-10 10:24:25 CEST (+0200)
Show Log