favicon
Wildflower Identification Website
Search for wildflowers by location, color, shape and time
Click here for Instructions
Login
fishbone beard lichen
Usnea filipendula
fishbone beard lichen beard/shield lichen
Usnea filipendula Parmeliaceae
--more--
common name
  fishbone beard lichen
accepted scientific name
  Usnea filipendula Stirt.
rules for finding collection records
  Usnea dasypoga (315)
  Usnea filipendula (1985)
family name
  Parmeliaceae
Image Author: ©2008 Doug Waylett
Image License: Owner's permission
Image Source
Category: Lichen
Lichen Category: Hair-like Lichen
Plant Observed All Year

How Likely at this Location (14%)
Name Match (100%)
Plant Showiness (27%)
Links to Plant Descriptions
Wikipedia
N.A. Lichen Herbaria (3)
USDA PLANTS profile
base map where plant found
mag select
grid lines base