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INDO-MALAYAN Tropical Moist Broadleaf Forest
fungi, lichen & moss

The diverse fungi, lichen and moss of tropical Asian rainforest...

Kingdom Fungi

(Kithugala, Sri Lanka)


A lichen as a composite organism; that is, it is two types of life forms living symbiotically to appear as one. It is either an algae or cyanobacteria, living in amongst the filaments of a fungi.

Lichen on bamboo, (image by Damon Ramsey)Lichen on bamboo, (Jahoo, Cambodia)

 A ring of lichen growing on bamboo.

For the page on the Asian tropical rainforest

Well it looks like my first trip after the virus will be the Great Barrier Reef (where I started!) with Coral Expeditions.....I hope. If you can't go travelling until everything settles down, then until then, here I am doing online guided walks for Noble Caledonia and online lectures for Silversea.