Observation 103015: Dermatocarpon americanum Vainio

When: 2011-10-19

Collection location: Conejo Mountain, Ventura Co., California, USA [Click for map]

34.1897° -118.9931° 377m

Who: Jason Hollinger (jason)

Specimen available

HABITAT base of north face of large noncalcareous outcrop; SUBSTRATE north face of outcrop; ASPECT shaded; NOTES I+r in Melzer’s (weak) and Lugol’s followed by C (stronger).

Believe it or not, this entire thing had a single holdfast.


Odd almost crustose-looking specimen.

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