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Guide to Rocky Shore Lichens

Field / Identification Guide

Series: Field Studies Council Occasional Publication Volume: 132

By: Frank Dobson

8 pages, Col illus

Field Studies Council (FSC)

Unbound | Feb 2009 | #183372 | ISBN-13: 9781851532445
Availability: In stock
NHBS Price: £3.50 $4/€4 approx

About this book

This new fold-out chart covers 62 common species of lichen found on rocky sea shores from the low tide mark up to the limit of sea spray.

The seashore is a very difficult environment for most organisms, as they may be submerged by the tide for part of the day or soaked in spray which dries out to leave a coasting of salt. Lichens are one of the few organisms that are able to survive under these conditions.


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