Coral Lichen

Pulchrocladia retipora (Labill.) Nyl.

This is a fruticose lichen that grows on the ground, It often grows with moss and can form large mats along the ground. It is white to pale grey, sometimes yellowing at tips of branches, sometimes upper portions or tips blackening


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What habitats does Pulchrocladia retipora live in?

can be found on granite soils

What is the distribution of Pulchrocladia retipora?

Eastern Australia from QLD to Tasmania

How big does Pulchrocladia retipora grow?

Clumps to 0.5 m wide and up to 5 cm high

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