[Lichens of the Cascade Mountains of Oregon and Washington]

Elegant Sunburst Lichen

Xanthoria elegans

Elegant Sunburst Lichen: Xanthoria elegans

What appears to be the elegant sunburst lichen on a rock face atop Sunrise Peak in the Dark Divide, Gifford Pinchot National Forest.........September 12, 2014.

Elegant Sunburst Lichen: Xanthoria elegans

What appears to be the elegant sunburst lichen on a rock face atop Sunrise Peak in the Dark Divide, Gifford Pinchot National Forest.........September 12, 2014.

Paul Slichter