British Soldier Lichen – 12/4/09
Observer: Paul Lauenstein
Observation Date: 12/4/09
Observation Time: 3:30 p.m.
Observation Location: Gavins Pond Road opposite soccer fields
Common Name: British Soldier Lichen
Scientific Name: Cladonia cristatella
More Information: Backyard Nature: Lichen
Compare the British soldier lichen to the pink earth lichen below. These photos were taken at about the same time, and in the same area.