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Errr! Any idea what this is?

Leigh-on-Sea Essex, United Kingdom Gb

Errr! :o)) Any idea what this is?, I think it may be some sort of fungus but not sure. I took the pic while I was at "Glencoe Lochen" in Scotland, it was growing on a rock.




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30 Sep, 2015


Looks like lichen to me, there are many different ones.

30 Sep, 2015


Yes, lichen.

30 Sep, 2015


Thanks for your help, I have since looked up Lichen & found its called " British Soldier Lichen, Cladonia cristatella " the red colour is supposed to be like our British Soldier's Caps :o))

2 Oct, 2015

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