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Gymnoderma insulare Sharp & Yoshim.

This rare lichen of the family Cladoniaceae is distributed in Japan and Taiwan, growing on trunk of conifers, particularly Cryptomeria japonica in old growth forests as shown here. Photo by A. Kawamata; in Kochi-ken, Shikoku, western Japan, 11 Sept. 2005.

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