Observation 108505: Parmotrema reticulatum (Taylor) M. Choisy
When: 2012-09-01
Who: zaca
No herbarium specimen

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Yes, that’s the one
By: Jason Hollinger (jason)
2012-09-03 20:58:26 EDT (-0400)

Strange and stranger yet.

Yes, it seems like that.
By: zaca
2012-09-03 20:49:07 EDT (-0400)

I don’t know if you refer to observation 97073, but that time the strange reaction was with C test.

You find the strangest chemical races of things!
By: Jason Hollinger (jason)
2012-09-03 20:32:26 EDT (-0400)

I’m forced to agree with you, but that weak K reaction really bothers me. I seem to remember you getting something like this at least once before, too. There is this other species, Parmotrema commensuratum — maybe it could contain enough salazinic acid to cause a P+ test but not the usual strong K+ blood red? Very odd. Sure looks like P.reticulatum

Created: 2012-09-03 20:17:29 EDT (-0400)
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