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Cladonia parasitica, exuberantly fertile colony on the lignum of a fallen veteranĀ Quercus trunk, VC 23, Oxon. The basal squamules form a dense crust and are intricately subcoralloid with isidia-like granules. The podetia are conspicuously elevated above the basal squamules.

Scratchpads developed and conceived by (alphabetical): Ed Baker, Katherine Bouton Alice Heaton Dimitris Koureas, Laurence Livermore, Dave Roberts, Simon Rycroft, Ben Scott, Vince Smith