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Collections from Storage: A Visit to our Hidden Treasures

Monk's-hood Lichen
Accession number : 1122
Scientific Name : Hypogymnia physodes
English Name : Monk's-hood lichen
French Name : Hypogymnia à vésicules
Specimen Nature : dry
Locality Description : Lac Long, Chicoutimi (Quebec, Canada)
Date Collected : 10/3/1942

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This grey-green lichen often grows on the bark and wood.

Credits : Musée de la nature et des sciences, Sherbrooke

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