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Lichen Growth Forms

Foliose Fruticose
A lichen with a leaf-like appearance. A lichen with a bushy, stalked, or pendant habit.
Squamulose Crustose
A lichen having scale-like parts (this example also has podetia- the stalks). A lichen lacking a lower cortex, crust-like on the substrate.

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