Wildflower Identification
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resplendent horsehair
Bryoria chalybeiformis
resplendent horsehair beard/shield lichen
Bryoria chalybeiformis Parmeliaceae
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English common name
  •resplendent horsehair
accepted scientific name
  •Bryoria chalybeiformis (L.) Brodo & D. Hawksw.
rules for finding collection records
  •Bryoria chalybeiformis (6)
family name
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Category: Lichen
Lichen Category: Hair-like Lichen
Plant Observed All Year

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Name Match (100%)
Plant Showiness (27%)
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Mushroom Observer (4)
ways of enLICHENment (2)
Wikimedia Commons (1)
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