Turtle Posted February 13, 2012 Report Share Posted February 13, 2012 a place for fungi & lichen photos, links, stories, discoveries, and otherwise related posts. this is a relatively new area for me. i went hiking today to look for flowers but found fungi & lichens instead. here we goes then. lichen definition @ freedictionary.com1. (Life Sciences) an organism that is formed by the symbiotic association of a fungus and an alga or cyanobacterium and occurs as crusty patches or bushy growths on tree trunks, bare ground, etc. Lichens are now classified as a phylum of fungi (Mycophycophyta) Peltigera neopolydactyla @ burke herbarium felt lichen - Peltigera neopolydactylafebruary 12, 2012lacamas heritage trailclark county washington- native freeztar 1 Quote Link to comment Share on other sites More sharing options...
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