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Smooth Rock Tripe - Umbilicaria mammulata This lichen turns green when wet and brown when dry. It had recently rained, but not enough to turn more than just the centers green.<br />
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Habitat: Covering rocks in a deciduous forest<br />
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Habitat: Covering rocks in a deciduous forest<br />
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Smooth Rock Tripe - Umbilicaria mammulata

This lichen turns green when wet and brown when dry. It had recently rained, but not enough to turn more than just the centers green.

Habitat: Covering rocks in a deciduous forest

Smooth Rock Tripe - Umbilicaria mammulata This lichen turns green when wet and brown when dry. <br />
<br />
Habitat: Covering rocks in a deciduous forest<br />
https://www.jungledragon.com/image/95085/smooth_rock_tripe_-_umbilicaria_mammulata.html Geotagged,Smooth Rock Tripe,Spring,Umbilicaria mammulata,United States

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''Umbilicaria mammulata'', or Smooth Rock Tripe, is a foliose lichen found on boulders and rock walls.

Similar species: Umbilicariales
Species identified by Christine Young
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By Christine Young

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Uploaded Jun 2, 2020. Captured Apr 4, 2020 13:34 in Main St S Southbury Plaza Shopping Ctr, Southbury, CT 06488, USA.
  • Canon EOS 80D
  • f/16.0
  • 1/128s
  • ISO400
  • 100mm