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NS3678 : A lichen - Parmelia saxatilis by Lairich Rig A lichen - Parmelia saxatilis by Lairich Rig
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Category: Lichens and mosses
This is an extremely common lichen in Britain. It can be found on moderately... (more)
Tags: place:Carman MuirX   bucket:CloseupX   top:Heath, ScrubX   Lichen   bucket:LifeX  
NS3778 : A lichen - Stereocaulon vesuvianum by Lairich Rig A lichen - Stereocaulon vesuvianum by Lairich Rig
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Category: Lichens and mosses
This lichen was growing on top of a dry-stone wall: NS3778 : Dry-stone wall. It is in the... (more)
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NS2984 : A lichen - Ochrolechia tartarea by Lairich Rig A lichen - Ochrolechia tartarea by Lairich Rig
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Category: Lichens and mosses
The photo shows the northern side of the trunk of a large tree. It was mostly... (more)
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NS3678 : Lichens on a boulder in a disused quarry by Lairich Rig Lichens on a boulder in a disused quarry by Lairich Rig
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Category: Lichens and mosses
Several species of lichen can be seen here growing upon the top of a large... (more)
Tags: near:Carman MuirX   bucket:CloseupX   top:GrasslandX   Lichen   bucket:LifeX  
NS3779 : A lichen - Xanthoparmelia conspersa by Lairich Rig A lichen - Xanthoparmelia conspersa by Lairich Rig
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Category: Lichens and mosses
(Synonym: Parmelia conspersa) This lichen was growing on boulders that are... (more)
Tags: place:Carman HillX   bucket:CloseupX   top:Heath, ScrubX   Lichen   bucket:LifeX  
NS3383 : A lichen - Ramalina calicaris by Lairich Rig A lichen - Ramalina calicaris by Lairich Rig
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Category: Lichens and mosses
Not all lichens are indicators of good air quality (for example, the species... (more)
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NS3676 : A lichen - Physcia caesia by Lairich Rig A lichen - Physcia caesia by Lairich Rig
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Category: Lichens and mosses
"It is common on nutrient-enriched, well-lit calcareous materials, but may... (more)
Tags: near:ArdochX   bucket:CloseupX   top:Estuary, MarineX   Lichen   bucket:LifeX  
NS3675 : A lichen - Tephromela atra ("Black Shields") by Lairich Rig A lichen - Tephromela atra ("Black Shields") by Lairich Rig
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Category: Lichens and mosses
(Older synonym: Lecanora atra) This lichen is "common on siliceous rocks... (more)
Tags: near:CastlehillX   bucket:CloseupX   top:Estuary, MarineX   Lichen   bucket:LifeX  
NS3984 : A lichen - Trapeliopsis pseudogranulosa by Lairich Rig A lichen - Trapeliopsis pseudogranulosa by Lairich Rig
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Category: Lichens and mosses
This specimen was found growing on a mossy rock in a dry-stone wall; the wall... (more)
Tags: bucket:CloseupX   Lichen   bucket:LifeX   place:Whinny Hill WoodsX   top:Woodland, ForestX  
NS3681 : A lichen - Peltigera membranacea by Lairich Rig A lichen - Peltigera membranacea by Lairich Rig
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Category: Lichens and mosses
The orange-brown discs are the spore-producing structures (apothecia). The pale... (more)
Tags: bucket:CloseupX   place:Darleith MuirX   Lichen   bucket:LifeX   top:Woodland, ForestX  
NS3779 : The "Map Lichen" - Rhizocarpon geographicum by Lairich Rig The "Map Lichen" - Rhizocarpon geographicum by Lairich Rig
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Category: Lichens and mosses
This lichen, a few centimetres across, was growing on the boulders of an ancient... (more)
Tags: place:Carman HillX   bucket:CloseupX   top:Heath, ScrubX   HilltopX   Lichen   bucket:LifeX   top:UplandsX  
NS4179 : A lichen - Ramalina fraxinea by Lairich Rig A lichen - Ramalina fraxinea by Lairich Rig
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For context, see NS4179 : Plantation viewed from clear lane. The title refers to the species with the long... (more)
NH9963 : Carpet of Lichen, Culbin by Mick Garratt Carpet of Lichen, Culbin by Mick Garratt
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Culbin is a man made forest, of Scots and Corsican pines, planted in the 1930s... (more)
NS4377 : A lichen - Placynthium nigrum by Lairich Rig A lichen - Placynthium nigrum by Lairich Rig
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The lichen was growing on one of the large boulders shown in NS4377 : A line of limestone outcrops. It is... (more)
Tags: bucket:CloseupX   Lichen   subject:Lichens / MossesX   bucket:LifeX   top:Rocks, Scree, CliffsX  
NS3778 : A lichen - Peltigera membranacea by Lairich Rig A lichen - Peltigera membranacea by Lairich Rig
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The lichen is growing on limestone; see NS3778 : Limestone outcrop for context. The body of... (more)
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NS3778 : A lichen - Mycoblastus sanguinarius by Lairich Rig A lichen - Mycoblastus sanguinarius by Lairich Rig
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The lichen was on a dry-stone wall, just a few metres to the right (north-east)... (more)
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NS4280 : A lichen - Parmelia saxatilis by Lairich Rig A lichen - Parmelia saxatilis by Lairich Rig
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Apart from moss, most of the image is taken up by the lichen referred to in the... (more)
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NS3680 : A lichen - Bryoria fuscescens by Lairich Rig A lichen - Bryoria fuscescens by Lairich Rig
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Category: Lichens and mosses
There are several lichens visible in this image, but the one being highlighted... (more)
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NS3680 : A lichen - Graphis scripta by Lairich Rig A lichen - Graphis scripta by Lairich Rig
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Category: Lichens and mosses
This is one of the lirellate lichens, so called because the fruiting bodies,... (more)
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NS3778 : A lichen - Cladonia portentosa by Lairich Rig A lichen - Cladonia portentosa by Lairich Rig
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Category: Lichens and mosses
In a quick examination (undertaken out of curiosity) of a few square metres of... (more)
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NS3778 : A lichen - Pertusaria corallina by Lairich Rig A lichen - Pertusaria corallina by Lairich Rig
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Category: Lichens and mosses
This lichen is "very common on exposed siliceous rocks in upland and... (more)
Tags: place:Carman MuirX   bucket:CloseupX   top:Heath, ScrubX   Lichen   bucket:LifeX  
NS3581 : A lichen - Usnea species by Lairich Rig A lichen - Usnea species by Lairich Rig
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Category: Lichens and mosses
This photograph was taken from the side of a footpath through the coniferous... (more)
Tags: bucket:CloseupX   place:Darleith MuirX   Lichen   bucket:LifeX   top:Woodland, ForestX  
NJ0264 : Carpet of Lichen, Culbin by Mick Garratt Carpet of Lichen, Culbin by Mick Garratt
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Culbin is a man made forest, of Scots and Corsican pines, planted in the 1930s... (more)
NS3974 : A lichen - Lasallia pustulata by Lairich Rig A lichen - Lasallia pustulata by Lairich Rig
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The picture is a close-up of a steep rock face, part of which is shown in... (more)
Tags: bucket:CloseupX   Lichen   bucket:LifeX   top:Rocks, Scree, CliffsX  
NS3178 : A lichen - Rimularia furvella by Lairich Rig A lichen - Rimularia furvella by Lairich Rig
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Category: Lichens and mosses
This lichen was growing on a schist boulder beside a footpath above the shore... (more)
Tags: place:Ardmore PointX   bucket:CloseupX   top:Estuary, MarineX   Lichen   bucket:LifeX  
NS4276 : A lichen - Parmelia ernstiae by Lairich Rig A lichen - Parmelia ernstiae by Lairich Rig
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Category: Lichens and mosses
In most respects, this lichen resembles NS3678 : A lichen - Parmelia saxatilis, but is rarer; like P.... (more)
Tags: bucket:CloseupX   top:GrasslandX   Lichen   bucket:LifeX  
NS3675 : A lichen - Buellia aethalea by Lairich Rig A lichen - Buellia aethalea by Lairich Rig
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Category: Lichens and mosses
This lichen species was growing on a boulder on the beach; it occurred in small... (more)
Tags: near:ArdochX   bucket:CloseupX   top:Estuary, MarineX   Lichen   bucket:LifeX  
NS3675 : A lichen - Collema furfuraceum by Lairich Rig A lichen - Collema furfuraceum by Lairich Rig
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Category: Lichens and mosses
Within their outer fungal layer, most lichens contain algae. Those in the genus... (more)
Tags: near:ArdochX   bucket:CloseupX   top:Estuary, MarineX   Lichen   bucket:LifeX  
NS3882 : A lichen - Pertusaria amara by Lairich Rig A lichen - Pertusaria amara by Lairich Rig
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Category: Lichens and mosses
The title refers to the white lichen in the upper half of the image (the green... (more)
Tags: Balloch Castle Country ParkX   bucket:CloseupX   Lichen   bucket:LifeX   top:Woodland, ForestX  
NS3380 : A lichen - Ochrolechia parella by Lairich Rig A lichen - Ochrolechia parella by Lairich Rig
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Category: Lichens and mosses
Although I submitted another photo of this species, the present image is of a... (more)
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NS3678 : A lichen - Parmelia sulcata by Lairich Rig A lichen - Parmelia sulcata by Lairich Rig
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Category: Lichens and mosses
This species is superficially very similar to Parmelia saxatilis: NS3678 : A lichen - Parmelia saxatilis.... (more)
Tags: place:Carman MuirX   bucket:CloseupX   top:Heath, ScrubX   Lichen   bucket:LifeX  
NS3778 : A lichen - Cladonia macilenta by Lairich Rig A lichen - Cladonia macilenta by Lairich Rig
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Category: Lichens and mosses
This lichen is growing at the base of a tree, which is a very typical habitat... (more)
Tags: near:Carman ReservoirX   bucket:CloseupX   Lichen   bucket:LifeX   top:Woodland, ForestX  
NS4179 : A lichen - Baeomyces rufus by Lairich Rig A lichen - Baeomyces rufus by Lairich Rig
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Category: Lichens and mosses
The lichen is shown here growing on a boulder of (locally abundant) red... (more)
Tags: bucket:CloseupX   top:GrasslandX   Lichen   bucket:LifeX   Pappert Well Community WoodlandX  
NS4276 : A lichen - Evernia prunastri by Lairich Rig A lichen - Evernia prunastri by Lairich Rig
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Category: Lichens and mosses
A common name for this species is "Oak Moss", although it is not a... (more)
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NS3778 : A lichen - Arctoparmelia incurva by Lairich Rig A lichen - Arctoparmelia incurva by Lairich Rig
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Category: Lichens and mosses
(Older synonym: Parmelia incurva) The lobes of the lichen are quite long and... (more)
Tags: place:Carman MuirX   bucket:CloseupX   top:Heath, ScrubX   Lichen   bucket:LifeX  
NS3778 : A lichen: Rhizocarpon oederi by Lairich Rig A lichen: Rhizocarpon oederi by Lairich Rig
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Category: Lichens and mosses
Several patches of this lichen were growing on a rock in a dry-stone wall. The... (more)
Tags: place:Carman MuirX   bucket:CloseupX   top:Heath, ScrubX   Lichen   bucket:LifeX  
NS3976 : A lichen - Hypogymnia physodes by Lairich Rig A lichen - Hypogymnia physodes by Lairich Rig
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Category: Lichens and mosses
This is a very common species, found on trees and rocks; its lobes have a... (more)
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NS4276 : A lichen - Platismatia glauca by Lairich Rig A lichen - Platismatia glauca by Lairich Rig
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Category: Lichens and mosses
This foliose (leafy) lichen is "very common, especially in upland areas, on... (more)
Tags: bucket:CloseupX   Lichen   bucket:LifeX   The Lang CraigsX   top:Woodland, ForestX  
NS3985 : A lichen - Peltigera hymenina by Lairich Rig A lichen - Peltigera hymenina by Lairich Rig
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Category: Lichens and mosses
(Older synonym: Peltigera lactucifolia) This lichen was growing on a... (more)
Tags: bucket:CloseupX   top:GrasslandX   Lichen   bucket:LifeX   place:Whinny Hill WoodsX  
NS3779 : Lichen (Pertusaria pertusa) with fungal parasite by Lairich Rig Lichen (Pertusaria pertusa) with fungal parasite by Lairich Rig
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Category: Lichens and mosses
Just a few metres ENE of a ruined building (NS3779 : Ruins of Carman Cottage), the base of a tree is... (more)
Tags: near:Carman HillX   bucket:CloseupX   top:GrasslandX   Lichen   bucket:LifeX   place:Millburn MuirX  
NS3778 : A lichen - Baeomyces rufus by Lairich Rig A lichen - Baeomyces rufus by Lairich Rig
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Category: Lichens and mosses
Several patches of this lichen were growing on peaty soil at the side of a... (more)
Tags: place:Carman MuirX   near:Carman ReservoirX   bucket:CloseupX   top:Heath, ScrubX   Lichen   bucket:LifeX  
NS4079 : Fungal parasite on lichen by Lairich Rig Fungal parasite on lichen by Lairich Rig
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Category: Fungi
[For the habitat, see NS4079 : Footpath to Pappert Hill - near the woods' edge; the present photograph shows a detail from a... (more)
Tags: near:BonhillX   bucket:CloseupX   Lichen   bucket:LifeX   Pappert Well Community WoodlandX   top:Woodland, ForestX  
NS4375 : A lichen - Diploschistes scruposus by Lairich Rig A lichen - Diploschistes scruposus by Lairich Rig
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Category: Lichens and mosses
This lichen species is often grey in colour, occasionally with a yellow tinge;... (more)
Tags: bucket:CloseupX   top:GrasslandX   Lichen   bucket:LifeX   top:PathsX   The Crags Circular PathX   colour:YellowX  
NS4277 : A lichen - Ochrolechia androgyna by Lairich Rig A lichen - Ochrolechia androgyna by Lairich Rig
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Category: Lichens and mosses
This lichen was growing on one of a number of rocks that were heaped up in a... (more)
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SP9314 : A Magnificent Lichen at College Lake, near Tring by Chris Reynolds A Magnificent Lichen at College Lake, near Tring by Chris Reynolds
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I think this lichen is Ramalina farinacea - a lichen frequently found on twigs... (more)
NO2532 : Lichen on the post, North Pitkindle by Maigheach-gheal Lichen on the post, North Pitkindle by Maigheach-gheal
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The lichen is on a concrete gate post beside the B953. Lichens do not have... (more)
TF0525 : Lichen on fallen branch by Bob Harvey Lichen on fallen branch by Bob Harvey
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A dead Hawthorn branch, covered in yellow Lichen
TF0820 : Lichen growing on Hawthorn by Bob Harvey Lichen growing on Hawthorn by Bob Harvey
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This is possibly Candelariella reflexa, although it might be Flavoparmelia... (more)
NG4163 : Lobaria pulmonaria - Tree Lungwort by Andy Stephenson Lobaria pulmonaria - Tree Lungwort by Andy Stephenson
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Occurs on broad-leaved trees, low scrub, heather and mossy rocks, rarely on old... (more)
SO1252 : Lichen near Cregrina, Powys by Christine Matthews Lichen near Cregrina, Powys by Christine Matthews
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There was a lot of this type of lichen by the roadside.
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