An online educational resource dedicated to the photography of fungi;
mushrooms, toadstools, brackets, cups, plant diseases etc., found
in South-West England, especially Devon and Cornwall, by David Fenwick.

A-P-H-O-T-O Wildlife Stock Image Library
Flavoparmelia caperata - Greenshield Lichen (Parmeliaceae)
Common Greenshield Lichen
Flavoparmelia caperata
- on tree 1

Common Greenshield Lichen
Flavoparmelia caperata
- on tree 2

On twigs and tree trunks, Kitley, nr. Yealmpton, Devon. 05.02.06 SX 571 510. (Public Location).

Help with the identification of this species provided by Jenny Seawright at Irish Lichens

Flavoparmelia caperata Common Greenshield Lichen The Lichen Image Gallery
The main objective of this website is in furthering environmental awareness and education through the medium of photography. To increase awareness and access to the wildlife of the region and help
people find and identify it. The difference between species is rarely obvious, many species can only be determined by observing microscopic characteristics that are specific to any one species.