Observation 11618: Umbilicaria phaea Tuck.
When: 2008-09-26
No herbarium specimen

Notes: Found these along the Angeles Crest Highway about half a mile shy of Red Box. Looks like they are among the first lichens to really thrive as you rise above Los Angeles smog.

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Recognized by sight: angular, immersed apothecia

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