Image Number: 5445653

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Descriptor:
Fruiting Bodies
Description:
elegant sunburst lichen (Xanthoria elegans) on exposed rock face, Lake Superior shoreline; approximate diameter of central lichen was 4 inches
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Field

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Image location:
Tom Allinson Side Trail, Voyageur Trail, Sault Ste. Marie, Ontario, Canada

Subject

Kingdom: Fungi
Phylum: Ascomycota
Subphylum: Pezizomycotina
Class: Lecanoromycetes
Subclass: Lecanoromycetidae
Order: Teloschistales
Family: Teloschistaceae
Genus: Xanthoria
Subject: Xanthoria elegans (Link) Th. Fr.
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Image uploaded:
Wednesday, November 9, 2011
Image last updated:
Wednesday, November 30, 2011