Name: Niebla homalea (Ach.) Rundel & Bowler
Most Confident Observations:
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First person to use this name on MO: Jason Hollinger

Nomenclature:
Classification:

Domain: Eukarya

Kingdom: Fungi

Phylum: Ascomycota

Class: Lecanoromycetes

Order: Lecanorales

Family: Ramalinaceae

Genus: Niebla

Lifeform:

Lichen

Brief Description:

Common Name: Armored Sea-Fog Lichen

Common shrubby fruticose lichen on rocks on bluffs and cliffs overlooking sea. Branches have a distinctive angular appearance making it look like it’s covered with plates of armor. It is a highly-variable species, in size, amount of branching, number of apothecia, amount of cracking, and even chemistry.

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Created: 2008-10-05 20:24:43 MST (-0700) by Jason Hollinger (jason)
Last modified: 2010-04-11 06:55:05 MST (-0700) by Jason Hollinger (jason)
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