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Meet Smithsonian Lichenologist Manuela Dal Forno

Dr. Manuela Dal Forno is a research scientist with the Smithsonian's National Museum of Natural History. By examining lichens that she discovers in the field and ones housed in the U.S. National Herbarium, Manuela is discovering new species and unraveling the complex relationships among lichens' symbionts: fungus, algae, and other microorganisms.

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