Observation 116027: Cladonia P. Browne
When: 2012-11-01
Collection location: Sintra, Portugal [Click for map]
Who: zaca
No herbarium specimen

Notes: This together with observation 116026 and observation 116028 all took place at remains of the same tree. Initially I thought that they were all of different species, but after some search I came to the conclusion that they may represent different stages of the development of the same species: Cladonia polydactyla. Is it possible?

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I had to look at this closely again
By: Jason Hollinger (jason)
2012-11-09 17:09:12 CST (-0500)

But I still think this must be different than the other two. In addition to everything else, I don’t think this actually has red pycnidia… Yes, some look rather reddish, but even the reddest ones are still reddish-brown, not pure red. and many others are pure brown with no red. I hate these ambiguous cases! What do you think? Does it look red to you?

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