Observation 107328: Tuckermannopsis americana (Sprengel) Hale

When: 2009-10-30

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

Who: Jason Hollinger (jason)

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HABITAT dry hardwood forest on south-facing slopes of cove; SUBSTRATE Kalmia twig; ASPECT mostly open; NOTES small half-eaten specimen, on mountain laurel twig between TT and clearcut; THALLUS ciliate, many long rhizines, smallish lobes, ~lobulate; MEDULLA K-, C+ very slowly yellow-orange, K+ flashes red-violet immediately turning deep bright red fading to brick-red.

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