Observation 65518: Lichen P. Micheli

When: 2009-04-05

Collection location: Madison, Wisconsin, USA [Click for map]

Who: Andrew Khitsun (Andrew)

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Not so sure
By: Andrew Khitsun (Andrew)
2011-04-14 21:17:16 EDT (-0400)

This one is actually more fragile and can be partially rubbed off, if I remember correctly, while the other one is more like a paint and can only be scraped off with a knife.

Full of tough ones today…
By: Jason Hollinger (jason)
2011-04-14 20:27:30 EDT (-0400)

Could this be the same as the other observation, just dirtier? Ditto comments about chemistry and greater magnification to get anywhere.

On sandstone gate
By: Andrew Khitsun (Andrew)
2011-04-14 20:11:41 EDT (-0400)

These lichens are found on the gate to the Hoyt park in Madison. It looks like it’s made out of sandstone.

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