Beard Lichen
Whole
Murray Mallee Region
Green Fans
 
                      
Beard Lichen (Usnea sp)Class: Fungi (Fungi) - Sac Fungi (Ascomycota) - Lichenised Fungi (Lecanoromycetes)
Order: Lichens (Lecanorales)
Family: Lichen (Parmeliaceae)     iNaturalist Observation
Species: Beard Lichen (Usnea sp)
This Photo:     🔍Fruiting Body (lower left)🔎

Thank you Aidan Beutel for confirming the id of this species for us

General Species Information:
Found in the Murray Mallee SA and possibly elsewhere

Copyright © 2022 Brett & Marie Smith. All Rights Reserved. Photographed 05-Apr-2022
This species is an Australian Native Species, not listed in the SA Murray Mallee Survey of 2010.