Kōrero: Lichens

Crustose lichen (1 o 3)

Crustose lichen

Crustose lichens are the most common type of lichen. They form a tight crust on the surface of rocks, tree bark or soil. This hardy lichen, Placopsis gelida, grows on exposed alpine rocks.

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Archives New Zealand - Te Rua Mahara o te Kāwanatanga
Reference: AAQA 6500 Col1799
Photograph by John Johns

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Te tuhi tohutoro mō tēnei whārangi:

Maggy Wassilieff, 'Lichens - Features and life history', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/mi/photograph/10982/crustose-lichen (accessed 1 April 2020)

He kōrero nā Maggy Wassilieff, i tāngia i te 24 Sep 2007