Observation 88054: Lichen P. Micheli
When: 2011-07-20
No herbarium specimen

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Lecania dubitans
By: Andrew Khitsun (Andrew)
2012-02-20 16:40:38 PST (-0800)

Yes, all the general features seem alike, visually. There are other species of Lecania in WI, but they either look different, or saxicolous.

Neat insect!
By: Jason Hollinger (jason)
2012-02-20 13:40:20 PST (-0800)

Black button crust looks much like Lecania dubitans. Pure guesswork, but superficially very similar, no?

Never mind the lichen… Ooops! – Shouldn’t say this on MO!
By: Andrew Khitsun (Andrew)
2012-02-20 13:36:58 PST (-0800)

Well, if you can’t ID the lichen here, at least insect in question is Oystershell Scale.

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