Image Number: 5170012

Fruiting Bodies
View of lichens of which R.geo.dominates. The view shows the inter-colony boundaries, looking like countries on a map, hence the name.
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Anglesey, N.Wales, UK., United Kingdom


Kingdom: Fungi
Phylum: Ascomycota
Subphylum: Pezizomycotina
Class: Lecanoromycetes
Subclass: Lecanoromycetidae
Order: Lecanorales
Suborder: Lecanorineae
Family: Rhizocarpaceae
Genus: Rhizocarpon
Subject: Rhizocarpon geographicum (L.) DC.
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Image uploaded:
Wednesday, February 14, 2007
Image last updated:
Thursday, February 22, 2007