Observation 106901: Cladonia verticillata (Hoffm.) Schaerer

When: 2009-11-14

Collection location: Cabin Cove, Haywood Co., North Carolina, USA [Click for map]

Who: Jason Hollinger (jason)

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HABITAT very young regenerating forest high on south slope; SUBSTRATE sandy soil; ASPECT mostly open.

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By: Jason Hollinger (jason)
2012-08-27 10:19:42 PDT (-0700)

This typical subspecies, C. cervicornis ssp. cervicornis, is only known from mediterranean areas of the northern hemisphere, apparently, but ssp. verticillata (= C. verticillata) is clearly not restricted to mediterranean climates, so it may be more widespread.

By: Danny Newman (myxomop)
2012-08-27 02:33:27 PDT (-0700)

a name (or the beginnings of a name) for something uncannily similar found in Bolivia this year. photos coming soon…ish.

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