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Shrubby Sunburst Lichen - Polycauliona candelaria
Other Names:  Xanthoria candelaria

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Global Rank: G5
State Rank: SNR

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    • Grenon, J.A. 2012. Epiphytic lichens, nitrogen deposition and climate in the US Northern Rocky Mountain states. M.Sc. Thesis. Bozeman, MT: Montana State University. 162 p.
    • Salix, J.L. 2004. Lichens and their distribution in Lewis & Clark Caverns State Park. M.Sc. Thesis. Bozeman, MT: Montana State University. 74 p.
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